The definition of a meadow is a large field of grass and non-woodsy plants or flowers.(noun)
A large area of grassland which is used for pasture or to grow hay is an example of a meadow.
See meadow in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME medow < OE mædwe, oblique case of mæd < Gmc *mædwa- < IE base *mē-, to mow
See meadow in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English medwe, medoue
Origin: , from Old English mǣdwe
Origin: , oblique case of mǣd; see mē-4 in Indo-European roots.
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