A lake of northwest England in the Cumbrian Mountains. It is the largest lake in England and a popular tourist area in the Lake District.
(place) Lake in Cumbria, NW England: largest lake in England: 10.5 mi (16.9 km) long.
Windermere Sentence Examples
Within this circle, besides the largest lake, Windermere, is the highest point in England, Scafell Pike; yet Windermere is but 102 m.
The district as a whole is grooved by a main depression, running from north to south along the valleys of St John, Thirlmere, Grasmere and Windermere, surmounting a pass (Dunmail Raise) of only 783 ft.; while a secondary depression, in the same direction, runs along Derwentwater, Borrowdale, Wasdale and Wastwater, but here Sty Head Pass, between Borrowdale and Wasdale, rises to 1600 ft.