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Synonyms for land
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. land(noun)

    the land on which real estate is located

    "he built the house on land leased from the city"

    Synonyms:
    commonwealth, res publica, estate, landed estate, ground, nation, soil, kingdom, solid ground, state, dry land, realm, country, farming, acres, demesne, earth, body politic, terra firma, domain

  2. land, ground, soil(noun)

    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:
    primer, background, body politic, territory, soil, undercoat, terra firma, estate, dry land, reason, country, basis, grease, farming, res publica, acres, solid ground, state, demesne, earth, ground, grime, priming, kingdom, footing, realm, dirt, landed estate, commonwealth, priming coat, nation, filth, grunge, domain, flat coat, stain, primer coat

  3. domain, demesne, land(noun)

    territory over which rule or control is exercised

    "his domain extended into Europe"; "he made it the law of the land"

    Synonyms:
    commonwealth, res publica, world, landed estate, ground, orbit, knowledge domain, farming, estate, nation, kingdom, solid ground, arena, state, dry land, knowledge base, realm, sphere, country, soil, area, acres, demesne, earth, field, body politic, terra firma, domain of a function, domain

  4. land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firma(noun)

    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:
    primer, background, body politic, soil, commonwealth, terra firma, estate, dry land, reason, country, basis, farming, res publica, acres, solid ground, state, demesne, earth, ground, globe, undercoat, priming, kingdom, footing, world, realm, landed estate, priming coat, nation, domain, flat coat, worldly concern, primer coat, earthly concern

  5. country, state, land(noun)

    the territory occupied by a nation

    "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"

    Synonyms:
    landed estate, state of matter, body politic, commonwealth, ground, nation, farming, province, res publica, kingdom, solid ground, state, dry land, estate, realm, country, soil, area, acres, demesne, earth, rural area, terra firma, domain

  6. kingdom, land, realm(noun)

    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:
    commonwealth, res publica, estate, landed estate, ground, nation, soil, kingdom, solid ground, state, dry land, realm, country, farming, acres, demesne, earth, region, body politic, terra firma, domain

  7. estate, land, landed estate, acres, demesne(noun)

    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:
    commonwealth, res publica, estate, landed estate, ground, estate of the realm, the three estates, state, kingdom, solid ground, nation, dry land, body politic, realm, country, farming, acres, demesne, earth, soil, terra firma, domain

  8. nation, land, country(noun)

    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:
    landed estate, res publica, body politic, commonwealth, ground, rural area, state, area, kingdom, solid ground, nation, dry land, estate, realm, country, soil, farming, acres, demesne, earth, terra firma, domain

  9. state, nation, country, land, commonwealth, res publica, body politic(noun)

    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:
    landed estate, state of matter, body politic, commonwealth, ground, nation, farming, province, res publica, kingdom, solid ground, state, dry land, estate, realm, country, soil, area, acres, republic, demesne, earth, democracy, rural area, terra firma, domain

  10. Land, Din Land, Edwin Herbert Land(noun)

    United States inventor who incorporated Polaroid film into lenses and invented the one step photographic process (1909-1991)

    Synonyms:
    commonwealth, res publica, estate, landed estate, ground, nation, soil, kingdom, solid ground, state, dry land, realm, country, farming, acres, demesne, earth, body politic, terra firma, domain

  11. farming, land(verb)

    agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life

    "farming is a strenuous life"; "there's no work on the land any more"

    Synonyms:
    commonwealth, res publica, estate, landed estate, ground, agriculture, nation, soil, kingdom, solid ground, state, dry land, realm, husbandry, country, farming, acres, demesne, earth, body politic, terra firma, domain

  12. land, set down(verb)

    reach or come to rest

    "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"

    Synonyms:
    bring down, shore, unload, put down, disembark, discharge, down, drop, debark, shoot down, set down, set ashore, drop off, get down, bring, place down, write down

  13. land, put down, bring down(verb)

    cause to come to the ground

    "the pilot managed to land the airplane safely"

    Synonyms:
    unload, write down, repose, bring down, overthrow, bring, impose, drop off, disgrace, lower, visit, get down, place down, cut, demean, trim back, trim, record, shoot down, cut down, lay, reduce, degrade, let down, subvert, overturn, take down, set down, trim down, put down, down, inflict, set ashore, drop, enter, discharge, cut back, shore, destroy

  14. bring, land(verb)

    bring into a different state

    "this may land you in jail"

    Synonyms:
    bring, bring down, down, bestow, fetch, play, make for, convey, institute, put down, wreak, lend, work, shoot down, set down, get, take, set ashore, add, contribute, bring in, impart, shore

  15. land(verb)

    bring ashore

    "The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island"

    Synonyms:
    bring down, shoot down, set down, down, bring, shore, set ashore, put down

  16. land(verb)

    deliver (a blow)

    "He landed several blows on his opponent's head"

    Synonyms:
    bring down, shoot down, set down, down, bring, shore, set ashore, put down

  17. land, set ashore, shore(verb)

    arrive on shore

    "The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"

    Synonyms:
    prop up, bring down, prop, shoot down, set down, shore up, down, bring, shore, set ashore, put down

  18. down, shoot down, land(verb)

    shoot at and force to come down

    "the enemy landed several of our aircraft"

    Synonyms:
    vote out, refine, pour down, bring down, drink down, toss off, knock down, shoot down, fine-tune, polish, set down, buck, go through, put down, kill, bring, bolt down, pop, push down, belt down, tear, consume, pull down, charge, vote down, defeat, shoot, down, set ashore, devour, cut down, shore

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. land

    To reach, in the sense here considered, is to come to by motion or progress. Attain is now oftenest used of abstract relations; as, to attain success. When applied to concrete matters, it commonly signifies the overcoming of hindrance and difficulty; as, the storm-beaten ship at length attained the harbor. Come is the general word for moving to or toward the place where the speaker or writer is or supposes himself to be. To reach is to come to from a distance that is actually or relatively considerable; to stretch the journey, so to speak, across the distance, as, in its original meaning, one reaches an object by stretching out the hand. To gain is to reach or attain something eagerly sought; the wearied swimmer reaches or gains the shore. One comes in from his garden; he reaches home from a journey. To arrive is to come to a destination, to reach a point intended or proposed. The European steamer arrives in port, or reaches the harbor; the dismantled wreck drifts ashore, or comes to land. Compare ATTAIN.

    Synonyms:
    arrive, attain, come to, enter, gain, get to, reach

    Antonyms:
    depart, embark, go, go away, leave, set out, set sail, start, weigh anchor

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. land

    Synonyms:
    plant, place, fix

    Antonyms:
    extricate, remove, disestablish, upset

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. land(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ground, soil, earth

  2. land(n.)

    Synonyms:
    region, country, district, tract

  3. land(n.)

    Synonyms:
    real estate

  4. land(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    disembark, put on shore, set on shore

  5. land(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    disembark, debark, go on shore, come to land

How to pronounce land?

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How to say land in sign language?

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How to use land in a sentence?

  1. Lata Bandgar:

    A piece of land to work on and a home to live in are their basic rights - it's tied to their identity, livelihood and status in the community. Without it they are nothing.

  2. Jagat Basnet:

    For rural women especially, who have no other asset, it's very important they know they can co-own the land.

  3. Herbert Hoover:

    In America today, we are nearer a final triumph over poverty than is any other land.

  4. Anwar Zaheer Jamali:

    Terrorists are challenging the constitution and the law of the land, but their counsel are citing fundamental rights in their defense.

  5. Gabriel Petrus:

    The deforestation we are seeing is being done illegally by farmers and land grabbers and must be investigated.


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