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Alder meaning

alder - 1 dictionary results

  1. 1. A tree usually growing in moist land.

alder - examples of usage

  1. With debotanized vision I saw foliage of sumach, elm, hickory, peach, and alder, and the weeds all about were as familiar as those of any New Jersey meadow. - "Edge of the Jungle", William Beebe.
  2. In the alder or birch swamps, where he usually lives, he oft- times builds from six to eight little dams from knoll to knoll, and in this way makes a pond sufficiently large for his purposes. - "The Human Side of Animals", Royal Dixon.
  3. So the mother looked out, and there, in the twilight of the dawn, she saw her four cows in the bit of land, among the alder bushes, and the old neighbour woman milking away at a bush. - "A Dozen Ways Of Love", Lily Dougall.
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