Example sentences for: acre

How can you use “acre” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Correctly, an acre is a measure of 4840 square yards of land, whereas Old English aecer was the field—a piece of land cleared for ploughing or grazing.

  • Only in phrases like God's-Acre and broadacre does acre still mean a field of sorts.

  • The most seductive attraction is perhaps the 130-acre (50-hectare) Botanical Garden, with its magnificent Rose, Desert, and Japanese gardens.

  • fardel (farthingdeal) 1/4 acre

  • An acre's precise definition varied according to time and place.

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