land in Chinese
[ lænd ] Pronunciation:
How to pronounce "land"Synonyms of "land""land" in a sentence"land" meaning
past tense: landed past participle: landed plural: lands present participle: landing
- He knew he was alone in a strange land .
- The lane is the boundary of our land .
- The blizzard blotted out the sky and the land ..
- The story soon spread through all the land .
- Half of his land is covered with timber .
- The land is in a dismal condition .
- Dry land ( often used in japanese names ) .
- Some came by land and some by water .
- Our heaven is their land of spirits .
- Thickly forested land had to be cleared .
- agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life; "farming is a strenuous life"; "there''s no work on the land any more"
- the people who live in a nation or country; "a statement that sums up the nation''s mood"; "the news was announced to the nation"; "the whole country worshipped him"
Synonyms: nation, country,
- a politically organized body of people under a single government; "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"
Synonyms: state, nation, country, commonwealth, res publica, body politic,
- the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"
Synonyms: country, state,
- territory over which rule or control is exercised; "his domain extended into Europe"; "he made it the law of the land"
Synonyms: domain, demesne,
- the solid part of the earth''s surface; "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"
Synonyms: dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firma,
- material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); "the land had never been plowed"; "good agricultural soil"
Synonyms: ground, soil,
- extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use; "the family owned a large estate on Long Island"
Synonyms: estate, landed estate, acres, demesne,
- the land on which real estate is located; "he built the house on land leased from the city"
- a domain in which something is dominant; "the untroubled kingdom of reason"; "a land of make-believe"; "the rise of the realm of cotton in the south"
Synonyms: kingdom, realm, Verb
- bring into a different state; "this may land you in jail"
- reach or come to rest; "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"
Synonyms: set down,
- cause to come to the ground; "the pilot managed to land the airplane safely"
Synonyms: put down, bring down,
- shoot at and force to come down; "the enemy landed several of our aircraft"
Synonyms: down, shoot down,
- arrive on shore; "The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"
Synonyms: set ashore, shore,
- bring ashore; "The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island"
- deliver (a blow); "He landed several blows on his opponent''s head"