WordCmp.com

forest vs terra firma

terra firma vs forest

forest and terra firma both are nouns.

forest is a verb but terra firma is not a verb.

As nouns, terra firma is a hypernym of forest; that is, terra firma is a word with a broader meaning than forest:
  • forest: land that is covered with trees and shrubs
  • terra firma: the solid part of the earth's surface
Other hypernyms of forest include biome, ground, earth, land, dry land, solid ground.
forest (noun) terra firma (noun)
the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area the solid part of the earth's surface
land that is covered with trees and shrubs
forest (verb) terra firma (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land

© WordCmp.com 2022, CC-BY 4.0 / CC-BY-SA 3.0.