English noun: dry land
|1.||dry land (object) the solid part of the earth's surface|
|Samples||The plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land.|
The earth shook for several minutes.
He dropped the logs on the ground.
|Synonyms||earth, ground, land, solid ground, terra firma|
|Broader (hypernym)||object, physical object|
|Narrower (hyponym)||archipelago, beachfront, cape, champaign, coastal plain, field, floor, foreland, forest, island, isthmus, land mass, landmass, mainland, neck, ness, oxbow, peninsula, plain, slash, timber, timberland, wonderland, woodland|
|Part meronym||Earth, globe, world|