Definition of the Promised Land
- They came to America searching for the promised land.
: a declaration that one will do or refrain from doing something specified
: a legally binding declaration that gives the person to whom it is made a right to expect or to claim the performance or forbearance of a specified act
: reason to expect something
: to pledge to do, bring about, or provide
: warrant, assure
: the solid part of the surface of the earth
: ground or soil of a specified situation, nature, or quality
: the surface of the earth and all its natural resources
: to set or put on shore from a ship : disembark
: to set down after conveying
: to cause to reach or come to rest in a particular place
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