Synonyms of land in English:

land


See definition of land

noun

1‘Lyme Park has 1323 acres of land’

SYNONYMS

grounds, ground, fields, open space, open area

property, acres, acreage, estate, lands, realty, real property, real estate, landholding, holding

countryside

unbuilt land, rural area, green area, green belt

archaic demesne

2‘a small patch of fertile land’

SYNONYMS

soil, Earth, loam, sod, dirt, clay, turf, topsoil, humus, marl

3‘so many people are leaving the land and going to work in the city’

SYNONYMS

the countryside, the country, rural areas, farmland, agricultural land

"the land"

4‘Tunisia is a land of variety’

SYNONYMS

country, nation, state, nation state, fatherland, motherland, homeland, realm, kingdom, empire, republic, commonwealth, province, territory, district, region, area, domain

5‘the lookout sighted land at last’

SYNONYMS

terra firma, dry land, solid ground

coast, coastline, shore

ANTONYMS

sea


verb

1‘Allied troops had landed in France’

SYNONYMS

disembark, reach the shore, go ashore, debark, alight, get off

arrive

ANTONYMS

embark

2‘the ship landed at Le Havre’

SYNONYMS

berth, dock, moor, anchor, drop anchor, tie up, beach, put in, reach the shore, come in to land

arrive

ANTONYMS

put to sea, sail, depart

3‘their plane landed at Chicago airport’

SYNONYMS

touch down, alight, make a landing, come in to land, come down, come to rest, arrive

ANTONYMS

take off

4‘a bird landed on the window sill’

SYNONYMS

perch, settle, come down, come to rest, alight

ANTONYMS

fly off

5‘landing a plane was no problem for me’

SYNONYMS

bring down, make a landing, put down, take down

6‘Nick had landed the job of editor’

SYNONYMS

obtain, get, acquire, procure, secure, be appointed to, gain, net, win, earn, achieve, attain, bag, come by, draw, pick up

informal carry off, catch, capture, grab, hook

informal get one's hands on, lay one's hands on, get hold of, get one's mitts on, score, swing, nab, collar, pull down

British informal blag

7‘that habit landed her in juvenile custody’

SYNONYMS

bring, lead, drive, cause to be in, cause to arrive in

8‘she hoped he wouldn't land her with the bill’

SYNONYMS

burden, saddle, encumber, trouble, tax, load

informal dump something on someone

British informal lumber

9‘John tried to land a punch on Brian's chin’

SYNONYMS

inflict, deal, deliver, administer, deposit, dispense, give, catch, mete out

informal fetch


Phrases

    land up

      ‘many of them land up in prison’

      SYNONYMS

      finish up, arrive, find oneself, end up, turn up, come, go, appear

      informal

      wind up, fetch up, show up, roll up, blow in