Definition of nature lover in US English:

nature lover


  • A person who enjoys spending time in the countryside and observing wild animals and plants.

    • ‘In the spring, nature-lovers come to see colorful wildflowers and observe migrating birds.’
    • ‘Besides caring lovingly for her family, Mom enjoyed gardening, reading, writing, and was an avid nature lover.’
    • ‘Madagascar, the world's fourth largest island, is a nature-lover's paradise on land, but its underwater treasures are only now being explored, yielding up previously unknown species of coral and fish.’
    • ‘For more than a century, nature lovers believed that preserving the wild meant keeping people out.’
    • ‘In the last few years, Hydro's habit of sprinkling new turbines on small rivers has met with opposition from environmentalists and nature lovers.’
    • ‘Mobile technology will allow nature lovers to take their electronic nature library with them to their favorite nature area.’
    • ‘If you're a nature lover, dust off the old bike and head for the trail.’
    • ‘The lush and varied vegetation that results attracts an array of migratory birds - and nature lovers.’
    • ‘For Italian nature lovers, a walk in the woods often has a practical purpose.’
    • ‘The Bairnsdale and District Field Naturalist's Club love a bit of outdoors and the club was formed for nature lovers to unite.’
    • ‘If you are a nature lover used to the modern way of life the Caribbean islands and the Caribbean cruise are perfect getaways for you.’
    • ‘Nature lovers may want to stay close to the hiking trails along the protected marshes or near the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, home to native wildlife.’
    • ‘Contemporaries described Jacob as ' a kindly charitable neighbour ' and ' an unassuming scholar and nature-lover '.’
    • ‘Why is the Guindy National Park not the regular haunt of nature lovers?’
    • ‘Esperance is one of Western Australia's natural gems - enjoyed by families and nature-lovers for its unspoiled coastline, stunningly white beaches, rugged parks and marine adventures.’
    • ‘Hiking and whitewater rafting guide jobs are available to experienced nature lovers.’
    • ‘As a nature lover, you'll totally dig a woodsy or musky fragrance.’
    • ‘There are lots of tiny side tracks to investigate and it is a nature lover's paradise.’
    • ‘Punta Cana is a nature lover's paradise with 20 miles of white, unspoiled sandy beaches lined with swaying coconut palms.’
    • ‘Here hikers and nature lovers enjoy trails through a variety of eco-systems all contained within a remarkably small land area.’
    conservationist, preservationist, ecologist, green, nature-lover, eco-activist
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