Definition of Tilled land

1. Noun. Arable land that is worked by plowing and sowing and raising crops.

Exact synonyms: Cultivated Land, Farmland, Ploughland, Plowland, Tillage, Tilth
Specialized synonyms: Fallow
Generic synonyms: Ground, Land, Soil
Derivative terms: Till



Lexicographical Neighbors of Tilled Land

tiletamine
tilework
tiliaceous
tilidate
tilidine
tiling
tilings
till
tillable
tillage
tillages
tillandsia
tillandsias
tillaux fracture
tilled
tilled land (current term)
tiller
tiller extension
tillered
tillering
tillerman
tillermen
tillers
tillet
tilleth
tillets
tilley
tilley seed
tilleyite
tillier

Literary usage of Tilled land

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. All the Year Round: A Weekly Journal by Charles Dickens (1889)
"We must not think that all the tilled land was enclosed. In Pickering all but four hundred acres were ... In most cases the old tilled land, the best in ..."

2. Census Reports Tenth Census. June 1, 1880 by Francis Amasa Walker, Charles Williams Seaton, Henry Gannett (1884)
"Of the county area, 22.28 per cent, is tilled land, of which 27.24 per cent, ... Cotton occupies about one- third of the tilled land, and grows to 3$ feet ..."

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