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adjective in·land \ˈin-ˌland, -lənd\

Simple Definition of inland

  • : of, relating to, or in the part of a country that is away from the coast or boundaries

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of inland

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the interior of a country

  2. 2 chiefly British :  not foreign :  domestic

15th Century

First Known Use of inland

15th century


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inland

noun in·land

Definition of inland

  1. :  the interior part of a country



1573

First Known Use of inland

1573

Rhymes with inland


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inland

adverb in·land

Simple Definition of inland

  • : in, into, or toward the middle of a country : away from the coast

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of inland

  1. :  into or toward the interior

Examples of inland in a sentence

  1. They traveled inland from the sea.

  2. They live inland about three miles.



1600

First Known Use of inland

1600



INLAND Defined for Kids

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inland

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adjective in·land \ˈin-ˌland, -lənd\

Definition of inland for Students

  1. :  of or relating to the part of a country away from the coast <inland towns>




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inland

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noun in·land

Definition of inland for Students

  1. :  the part of a country away from the coast or boundaries




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inland

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adverb in·land

Definition of inland for Students

  1. :  into or toward the area away from a coast <The storm moved inland.>





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