What does the word forest mean?

Usage examples for forest

  1. " A few minutes after, the King rode out of the forest. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Four miles further they entered a great forest. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  3. The hunters carried her down the mountain, and took her to the house where they lived on the other side of the forest. – Old Greek Stories by James Baldwin