noun. ['səbˈkɑːntɪnənt'] a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent.
- land mass
- continent (English)
- continent (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- sub- (English)
Words that Rhyme with Subcontinent
Example sentences of the word subcontinent
1. Noun, singular or mass
Another species is known as the Asian, spectacled or Indian cobra and is found on the Indian subcontinent.