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Land 1

Definition: Urine. See Lant.

Land 2

Definition: The solid part of the surface of the earth; opposed to water as constituting a part of such surface, especially to oceans and seas; as, to sight land after a long voyage.

Land 3

Definition: Any portion, large or small, of the surface of the earth, considered by itself, or as belonging to an individual or a people, as a country, estate, farm, or tract.

Land 4

Definition: Ground, in respect to its nature or quality; soil; as, wet land; good or bad land.

Land 5

Definition: The inhabitants of a nation or people.

Land 6

Definition: The mainland, in distinction from islands.

Land 7

Definition: The ground or floor.

Land 8

Definition: The ground left unplowed between furrows; any one of several portions into which a field is divided for convenience in plowing.

Land 9

Definition: Any ground, soil, or earth whatsoever, as meadows, pastures, woods, etc., and everything annexed to it, whether by nature, as trees, water, etc., or by the hand of man, as buildings, fences, etc.; real estate.

Land 10

Definition: The lap of the strakes in a clinker-built boat; the lap of plates in an iron vessel; called also landing.

Land 11

Definition: In any surface prepared with indentations, perforations, or grooves, that part of the surface which is not so treated, as the level part of a millstone between the furrows, or the surface of the bore of a rifled gun between the grooves.

Land 12

Definition: To set or put on shore from a ship or other water craft; to disembark; to debark.

Land 13

Definition: To catch and bring to shore; to capture; as, to land a fish.

Land 14

Definition: To set down after conveying; to cause to fall, alight, or reach; to bring to the end of a course; as, he landed the quoit near the stake; to be thrown from a horse and landed in the mud; to land one in difficulties or mistakes.

Land 15

Definition: To go on shore from a ship or boat; to disembark; to come to the end of a course.

land 16

Definition: working the land as an occupation or way of life; "farming is a strenuous life"; "there''s no work on the land any more"

land 17

Definition: 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"

land 18

Definition: 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"

land 19

Definition: the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"

land 20

Definition: territory over which rule or control is exercised; "his domain extended into Europe"; "he made it the law of the land"

land 21

Definition: 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"

land 22

Definition: 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"

Land 23

Definition: United States inventor who incorporated Polaroid film into lenses and invented the one-step photographic process

land 24

Definition: extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use; "the family owned a large estate on Long Island"

land 25

Definition: the land on which real estate is located; "he built the house on land leased from the city"

land 26

Definition: 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"

land 27

Definition: bring into a different state; "this may land you in jail"

land 28

Definition: reach or come to rest; "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"

land 29

Definition: cause to come to the ground; "the pilot managed to land the airplane safely"

land 30

Definition: shoot at and force to come down; "the enemy landed several of our aircraft"

land 31

Definition: arrive on shore; "The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"

land 32

Definition: bring ashore; "The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island"

land 33

Definition: deliver (a blow); "He landed several blows on his opponent''s head"

 

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