the Promised Land

Definition of the Promised Land

  1. 1 :  the land that was given to Abraham and his descendants according to the promise God made in the Bible

  2. 2 or the promised land :  a happy place or condition that someone wants to reach :  a place where dreams or hopes can come true They came to America searching for the promised land.

Word by Word Definitions

landplay Land
  1. :  the solid part of the surface of the earth

    :  a corresponding part of a celestial body (such as the moon)

    :  ground or soil of a specified situation, nature, or quality

  1. :  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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