land of opportunity

noun phrase

: a place where people have many chances to succeed, achieve things, etc.

Examples of land of opportunity in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It’s certainly been a land of opportunity for Julio Calderon. Kevin Baxter, Los Angeles Times, 30 Nov. 2023 Reagan won the disillusioned center in 1980 by picturing America as a past and future land of opportunity. Andrew Stuttaford, National Review, 12 Nov. 2023 Immigrant dislocation, the notion of being stuck between worlds, and the idea of America as a land of opportunity are explored in what feels like a cursory manner. Lovia Gyarkye, The Hollywood Reporter, 20 Sep. 2023 Building a new, improved land of opportunity requires exterminating vermin. Matt Thompson, Spin, 10 Sep. 2023 At the same time, these levels of poverty and insecurity are compatible with a land of opportunity that could get its act together and, taking advantage of external tailwinds, live through a decade of prosperity. Agustino Fontevecchia, Forbes, 13 Aug. 2023 He’s fallen in love with America, with this land of opportunity and endless possibilities. Sharareh Drury, Variety, 7 July 2023 The first-person narration is propulsive, driven by rage and loathing, and the portrait of the city as racially virulent is especially compelling, given the myth of Southern California as a land of opportunity. Boris Kachka, Los Angeles Times, 13 Apr. 2023

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“Land of opportunity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/land%20of%20opportunity. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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