Definition of "oaks" [oaks]
- (noun) Plural form of oak.
Use "oaks" in a sentence
- "Just as the same illustrious man's essays are good hints -- useful topics -- for essays; but no approximation to what we, in modern days, understand by _essays_: they are, as an eminent author once happily expressed it to myself, '_seeds, not plants or shrubs; acorns, that is, oaks in embryo, but not oaks_.'"
- "Perhaps in "oaks" there is reference to their idolatry (Isa 1: 29)."
- "Egrets perch in oaks, cormorants dive into the green water, mallards pass overhead and we hear of the recent sighting of an osprey."