What does the word sylvan mean?

Usage examples for 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 by 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 by 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 by George MacDonald