highland definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
land well above sea level; region higher than adjacent land and containing many hills or mountains
of, in, or from such a region
highland definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Elevated land.
- highlands A mountainous or hilly section of a country.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a highland.
highland - Phrases/Idioms
mountainous region occupying nearly all of the N half of Scotland