HyperDic: highlands

English > 1 sense of the word Highlands:
NOUNlocationHighlands, Highlands of Scotlanda mountainous region of northern Scotland famous for its rugged beauty
Highlands > pronunciation
Soundshhay'lahndz
Rhymesfunds ... Symonds: 5 rhymes with ahndz...
English > Highlands: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA mountainous region of northern Scotland famous for its rugged beauty; known for the style of dress (the kilt and tartan) and the clan system (now in disuse).
SynonymHighlands of Scotland
Instance ofhighland, uplandElevated (e.g., mountainous) land
Part ofScotlandOne of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
CatalanHighlands
NounsHighlandera native of the Highlands of Scotland
Highlandera soldier in a Scottish regiment from the Highlands

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