Translation of "land" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /lænd/ us /lænd/

B1 [ no plural ] an area of ground

terreno, suolo
agricultural land terreno agricolo

[ no plural ] the surface of the earth that is not sea

terra, terraferma
We travelled over land and sea. Abbiamo viaggiato per terra e per mare.

literary a country

terra, paese
a land of ice and snow una terra di ghiaccio e neve
verb uk /lænd/ us /lænd/

B1 When a plane lands, it arrives on the ground after flying.

(far) atterrare
We should land in Madrid at 7 a.m. Dovremmo atterrare a Madrid alle 7.00.
land in, on, etc. something

If an object or person lands somewhere, he, she, or it falls to the ground there.

cadere in, su, ecc. qualcosa
She landed flat on her back. È caduta giù di schiena.

(Translation of “land” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)