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Synonyms for landmark
ˈlændˌmɑrk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. landmark(noun)

    the position of a prominent or well-known object in a particular landscape

    "the church steeple provided a convenient landmark"

    Synonyms:
    turning point, watershed

  2. landmark, turning point, watershed(noun)

    an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend

    "the agreement was a watershed in the history of both nations"

    Synonyms:
    street corner, corner, river basin, drainage area, catchment area, watershed, drainage basin, catchment basin, divide, turning point, basin, water parting

  3. landmark(noun)

    a mark showing the boundary of a piece of land

    Synonyms:
    turning point, watershed

  4. landmark(noun)

    an anatomical structure used as a point of origin in locating other anatomical structures (as in surgery) or as point from which measurements can be taken

    Synonyms:
    turning point, watershed

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. landmark

    The boundary was originally the landmark, that which marked off one piece of territory from another. The bound is the limit, marked or unmarked. Now, however, the difference between the two words has come to be simply one of usage. As regards territory, we speak of the boundaries of a nation or of an estate; the bounds of a college, a ball-ground, etc. Bounds may be used for all within the limits, boundary for the limiting line only. Boundary looks to that which is without; bound only to that which is within. Hence we speak of the bounds, not the boundaries, of a subject, of the universe, etc.; we say the students were forbidden to go beyond the bounds. A barrier is something that bars ingress or egress. A barrier may be a boundary, as was the Great Wall of China. Bourn, or bourne, is a poetical expression for bound or boundary. A border is a strip of land along the boundary. Edge is a sharp terminal line, as where river or ocean meets the land. Limit is now used almost wholly in the figurative sense; as, the limit of discussion, of time, of jurisdiction. Line is a military term; as, within the lines, or through the lines, of an army. Compare BARRIER; END.

    Synonyms:
    barrier, border, bound, boundary, bourn, bourne, confines, edge, enclosure, frontier, limit, line, marches, marge, margin, term, termination, verge

    Antonyms:
    center, citadel, estate, inside, interior, land, region, territory

    Preposition:
    The boundaries of an estate; the boundary between neighboring territories.

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    milestone, historic, historical, epoch-making, memorable, benchmark

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How to use landmark in a sentence?

  1. Arjun Bahl:

    Once you work with the police at that scale, and that project becomes a landmark, it's a gateway to many things.

  2. Nina Simone:

    In order to honor and carry forward her extraordinary legacy, a group of visionary artists and preservationists have collaborated to demonstrate our commitment to equity and racial justice by protecting an American landmark in perpetuity and ensuring that Simone's unique voice continues to inspire and empower people through Nina Simone childhood home.

  3. Annie Huang:

    We hope this landmark vote will generate waves across Asia and offer a much-needed boost in the struggle for equality for LGBTI people in the region.

  4. James Williams:

    This landmark settlement will allow thousands of homes to be remediated, and as a result current and future generations of California children will no longer face the threat of lead poisoning, we're pleased that we've been able to hold lead paint manufacturers accountable and responsible.

  5. Stan Kroenke:

    This is an incredible opportunity and an even greater responsibility, we are honored to assume ownership of the Waggoner -- a true Texas and American landmark.


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