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1. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] the land on which real estate is located.

Synonyms

  • real estate
  • immovable
  • no man's land
  • farmstead
  • homestead
  • realty

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • utopia
  • perfection
  • homozygosity

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word land-tenure


1. Noun Phrase
Land tenure is an institution, and the rules governing land tenure were invented by societies to regulate behavior.

2. Noun Phrase
Although usually well-defined, land tenure rules occasionally are poorly defined, which can lead to exploitation.

3. Noun Phrase
Communal land tenure gives to a community the independence to use land within the community.

4. Noun Phrase
Open-access land tenure gives no specific right to anyone and no one person can be excluded.

2. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use).

Synonyms

  • turf
  • badlands
  • ploughland
  • tilth
  • tillage
  • ground
  • object
  • sod
  • polder
  • farmland
  • scablands
  • plowland
  • bottom
  • coastland
  • rangeland
  • tilled land
  • physical object
  • sward
  • bottomland
  • overburden
  • soil
  • cultivated land
  • wetland
  • greensward

Antonyms

  • motion
  • inaction
  • dystopia
  • heterozygosity

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. land

verb. ['ˈlænd'] reach or come to rest.

Synonyms

  • alight
  • belly-land
  • beach
  • port
  • disembark
  • debark
  • arrive
  • undershoot
  • set down
  • light
  • perch
  • get
  • touch down
  • come
  • force-land

Antonyms

  • leave
  • unpersuasiveness
  • powerless
  • uninterestingness

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] territory over which rule or control is exercised.

Synonyms

  • dukedom
  • country
  • princedom
  • barony
  • region
  • kingdom
  • realm
  • grand duchy
  • emirate
  • domain
  • archduchy
  • principality
  • fiefdom
  • sheikhdom
  • imperium
  • duchy
  • demesne
  • empire
  • suzerainty
  • state
  • sheikdom
  • viscounty
  • earldom

Antonyms

  • urban area
  • imperfection
  • unskillfulness
  • nonexistence

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] the territory occupied by a nation.

Synonyms

  • African nation
  • buffer state
  • European nation
  • department
  • buffer country
  • midland
  • Asian country
  • country
  • banana republic
  • tax haven
  • administrative division
  • kingdom
  • country of origin
  • homeland
  • South American nation
  • domain
  • North American nation
  • European country
  • demesne
  • administrative district
  • African country
  • native land
  • province
  • Asian nation
  • mother country
  • state
  • territorial division
  • North American country
  • South American country
  • motherland
  • sultanate

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • national
  • fauna
  • outside

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] the solid part of the earth's surface.

Synonyms

  • terra firma
  • ness
  • mainland
  • peninsula
  • timber
  • object
  • cape
  • ground
  • coastal plain
  • field
  • Earth
  • foreland
  • plain
  • solid ground
  • land mass
  • world
  • earth
  • floor
  • physical object
  • globe
  • beachfront
  • archipelago
  • slash
  • timberland
  • dry land
  • champaign
  • oxbow
  • island
  • wonderland
  • landmass
  • neck
  • forest
  • isthmus

Antonyms

  • action
  • inactiveness
  • unemployment
  • maturity

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. land

verb. ['ˈlænd'] bring into a different state.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • foe
  • powerful
  • powerlessness
  • ineffectiveness

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. land

verb. ['ˈlænd'] cause to come to the ground.

Synonyms

  • arrive
  • set down
  • put down
  • get
  • come

Antonyms

  • stupidity
  • inaptitude
  • inability
  • unable

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] a domain in which something is dominant.

Synonyms

  • field
  • lotus land
  • realm
  • sphere
  • kingdom
  • area
  • arena
  • orbit
  • domain

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • employment
  • solid
  • liquid

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. land

noun. ['ˈlænd'] extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use.

Synonyms

  • feoff
  • freehold
  • entail
  • barony
  • leasehold
  • signory
  • plantation
  • glebe
  • acres
  • immovable
  • hacienda
  • countryseat
  • Crown land
  • smallholding
  • real estate
  • landed estate
  • demesne
  • fief
  • homestead
  • seigneury
  • manor
  • estate
  • seigniory
  • realty

Antonyms

  • order
  • being
  • union
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • land (Middle English (1100-1500))
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