Definition of Land in English :
Define Land in English
Land meaning in English
Meaning of Land in English
Pronunciation of Land in English
Land pronunciation in English
Pronounce Land in Englishsee synonyms of land
the land on which real estate is located
Example Sentences:'he built the house on land leased from the city'
material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
Example Sentences:'the land had never been plowed''good agricultural soil'
territory over which rule or control is exercised
Example Sentences:'his domain extended into Europe''he made it the law of the land'
the solid part of the earth's surface
Example Sentences:'the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land''the earth shook for several minutes''he dropped the logs on the ground'
the territory occupied by a nation
Example Sentences:'he returned to the land of his birth''he visited several European countries'
a domain in which something is dominant
Example Sentences:'the untroubled kingdom of reason''a land of make-believe''the rise of the realm of cotton in the south'
extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
Example Sentences:'the family owned a large estate on Long Island'
the people who live in a nation or country
Example Sentences:'a statement that sums up the nation's mood''the news was announced to the nation''the whole country worshipped him'
a politically organized body of people under a single government
Example Sentences:'the state has elected a new president''African nations''students who had come to the nation's capitol''the country's largest manufacturer''an industrialized land'
United States inventor who incorporated Polaroid film into lenses and invented the one step photographic process (1909-1991)
11. farming, land
agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life
Example Sentences:'farming is a strenuous life''there's no work on the land any more'
12. land, set down
reach or come to rest
Example Sentences:'The bird landed on the highest branch''The plane landed in Istanbul'
cause to come to the ground
Example Sentences:'the pilot managed to land the airplane safely'
14. bring, land
bring into a different state
Example Sentences:'this may land you in jail'
Example Sentences:'The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island'
deliver (a blow)
Example Sentences:'He landed several blows on his opponent's head'
arrive on shore
Example Sentences:'The ship landed in Pearl Harbor'
shoot at and force to come down
Example Sentences:'the enemy landed several of our aircraft'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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