promised land

noun
Updated on: 4 Jan 2018

Definition of promised land

: something and especially a place or condition believed to promise final satisfaction or realization of hopes

Examples of promised land in a Sentence

  1. finally realized that the promised land doesn't exist

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First Known Use of promised land

1561



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