Lake District

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Lake District

A scenic area of northwest England including the Cumbrian Mountains and some 15 lakes. It is a popular tourist attraction for its associations with the 19th-century Lake Poets, notably Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey.

Lake District

n
(Placename) a region of lakes and mountains in NW England, in Cumbria: includes England's largest lake (Windermere) and highest mountain (Scafell Pike); national park; literary associations (the Lake Poets); tourist region. Also called: Lakeland

Lake′ Dis`trict


n.
a mountainous region in NW England containing many lakes. Also called Lake′ Coun`try.
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Noun1.Lake District - a popular tourist area in northwestern England including England's largest lake and highest mountainLake District - a popular tourist area in northwestern England including England's largest lake and highest mountain
England - a division of the United Kingdom
Cumbria - a county of northwestern England
Translations

Lake District

[ˈleɪkdɪstrɪkt] n
the Lake District (in Britain)la région des lacs

Lake District

n the Lake District (Brit) → la regione dei laghi (nel nord dell'Inghilterra)