noun. ['ˈmeɪnˌlænd, ˈmeɪnlənd'] the main land mass of a country or continent; as distinguished from an island or peninsula.
- solid ground
- dry land
- land (English)
- land (Middle English (1100-1500))
- main (English)
- main (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Mainland
Example sentences of the word mainland
1. Noun, singular or mass
Getting to Hawaii is simple enough: Catch a plane in the mainland and disembark on an island.
2. Proper noun, singular
Sunbelt Rentals, which operates in mainland U.S. states, rents utility trailers with sides to help secure belongings.