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English definition of “land up”

land up

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with land   /lænd/ us  
to finally be in a particular place, state, or situation, especially without having planned it: When we accepted that lift in Paris, we never expected to land up in Athens. He'll land up in hospital if he carries on drinking like that.Coming to an endCausing something to end
(Definition of land up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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