Land

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Land->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ land
land
earth
ground
dry land
terra firma
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ continent
continent
mainland
peninsula
chersonese
delta
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tongue of land
tongue of land
neck of land
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ isthmus
isthmus
oasis
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ promontory
promontory
&c.(projection) 250
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ highland
highland
&c.(height) 206
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ coast
coast
shore
scar
strand
beach
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ playa
playa
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bank
bank
lea
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ seaboard
seaboard
seaside
seabank
seacoast
seabeach
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ironbound coast
ironbound coast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ loom of the land
loom of the land
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ derelict
derelict
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ innings
innings
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ alluvium
alluvium
alluvion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ancon
ancon
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ soil
soil
glebe
clay
loam
marl
cledge
chalk
gravel
mold
subsoil
clod
clot
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ rock
rock
crag
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ acres
acres
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ real estate
real estate
&c.(property) 780
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ landsman
landsman
PARAG:Land->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ land
land
come to land
set foot on the soil
set foot on dry land
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ come ashore
come ashore
go ashore
debark
PARAG:Land->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ earthy
earthy
continental
midland
coastal
littoral
riparian
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ alluvial
alluvial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ terrene
terrene
&c.(world) 318
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ landed
landed
predial
territorial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ geophilous
geophilous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ripicolous
ripicolous
PARAG:Land->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ ashore
ashore
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on shore
on shore
on land

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  • land — n 1: an area of the earth usu. inclusive of improvements, bodies of water, and natural or man made objects and extending indefinitely upward and downward compare air right 2: an estate, interest, or right in land land means both surface and… …   Law dictionary

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  • Land — (Pl. teils Länder, selten Lande; ahd. lant) steht für: den nicht von Wasser bedeckten Teil der Erdoberfläche, die Landfläche eine abgrenzbare, durch gemeinsame naturräumliche Merkmale bestimmte Region, Landstrich, siehe Landschaft ruraler,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • LAND — Le terme allemand das Land , neutre, revêt plusieurs significations. Il désigne la partie du globe terrestre qui n’est pas recouverte de lacs, de mers ni d’océans et permet de faire la distinction entre campagne (das Land) et ville (Stadt ); il… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Land — /land/, n. Edwin Herbert, 1909 91, U.S. inventor and businessman: created the Polaroid camera. * * * I In economics, the resource that encompasses the natural resources used in production. In classical economics, the three factors of production… …   Universalium

  • Land — sehen: dem Ziele nahe sein, Aussicht haben, mit einer Sache zu Ende zu kommen. Die Redensart stammt von der Seefahrt. Klaus Groth (1819 99) schreibt in seiner Gedichtsammlung ›Quickborn‹ (Gesammelte Werke I,48): »Geld muss sin Vetter em gebn,… …   Das Wörterbuch der Idiome

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