land

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'land', 'Land': /lænd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/lænd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(land)


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land

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [vacant, agricultural, commercial, residential, arable] land
  2. is [public, private, government] land
  3. is the holy land (of)
  4. the [Jewish] holy land
  5. will [go, make it] to the promised land
  6. the land belongs to
  7. the land is zoned for
  8. a [parcel, piece, plot, tract, strip] of land
  9. [sold, bought] (a plot of) land
  10. [till, cultivate, plant] the land
  11. is developing the land (into)
  12. camping out on the land
  13. live off (the fat of) the land
  14. animals that live on land
  15. on (the) land or in the [sky, sea]
  16. over land and sea
  17. the land was [sold, bought, purchased, owned] by
  18. land for [sale, rent, development]
  19. the land [surrounding, bordering, around]
  20. in the land of [freedom, the free, opportunity]
  21. a [responsible, irresponsible] use of land
  22. (back) in the land of the living
  23. UK: [is, must be] living in cloud cuckoo land!
  24. [could see, spied] land
  25. land ahoy!
  26. traveled to [distant, foreign] lands
  27. see how the land lies (before)
n as adj
  1. land animals
  2. is a land owner
  3. land management (services)
  4. [responsible, irresponsible] land use
  5. has a [large, small, vast] land area
  6. the land area of [Mongolia]
  7. broke the land speed record
v
  1. landed [his plane, the aircraft, a helicopter]
  2. landed in [New York] (on, at)
  3. landed at [JFK] (on)
  4. landed on [Mars, Earth]
  5. the [plane, aircraft, helicopter] landed
  6. his [plane] crash-landed
  7. the [aircraft] force-landed
  8. [forced, needed, had] to land
  9. land [gently, safely, smoothly, awkwardly]
  10. land [on time, early]
  11. (was) coming in to land
  12. bird landed on [a branch, my head]
  13. [troops, soldiers] (have) landed in [Spain]
  14. (fell and) landed on [her, the ground]
  15. landed heavily (on his)
  16. landed on his [head, side, feet]
  17. landed him in [jail, trouble]
  18. landed [a job, the role, a contract, a spot]
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