Part of speech: adjective

Forest like; rustic. silvan.

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Usage examples "sylvan":

  1. Now walking with slow step, and abstracted air, he finally stopped and leant against a huge live oak, his eyes wandering afar over the sylvan scene. - "The White Squaw", Mayne Reid.
  2. And now I'd better hurry over and see it, because it was Wagner's Sylvan Glen, with rowing, bathing, fishing, and basket parties welcome. - "Ma Pettengill", Harry Leon Wilson.
  3. The sun was shining into the room by a window far off at the further end, bringing with him strange sylvan shadows, not at once to be interpreted. - "The Marquis of Lossie", George MacDonald.