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Black Forest

a wooded mountain region in SW Germany. Highest peak, Feldberg, 4905 feet (1495 meters).
German Schwarzwald
[shvahrts-vahlt] /ˈʃvɑrtsˌvɑlt/ (Show IPA)
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  • Then, with Bo close and warm beside her, she closed her eyes, and the sense of the Black Forest and the wind and rain faded.

  • A traveller was making his way through the Black Forest in Germany.

    The Woodcutter of Gutech W.H.G. Kingston
  • And the mysterious stranger quitted the cottage abruptly, and plunged into the depths of the Black Forest.

    Wagner, the Wehr-Wolf George W. M. Reynolds
  • You remember that he promised to go with us to the Black Forest?

  • "Some day, I'll kill 'im," she cried to the Black Forest across the plain.

    The Country Beyond James Oliver Curwood
  • He had all his life heard of the Black Forest, and he hoped he knew what it was.

  • I could translate to you Hebel, the poet of the Black Forest.

    Three Men on the Bummel Jerome K. Jerome
  • In the Black Forest we should be up at five every morning; that we had determined on.

    Three Men on the Bummel Jerome K. Jerome
  • They crept off into the Black Forest, keeping clear of the mountain path until they were far from the walls.

    The Man From Brodney's George Barr McCutcheon
  • It was once the most romantic ravine to be found in the Black Forest.

    Three Men on the Bummel Jerome K. Jerome
British Dictionary definitions for Black Forest

Black Forest

the Black Forest, a hilly wooded region of SW Germany, in Baden-Württemberg: a popular resort area German name der Schwarzwald
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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