Translation of "land" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /lænd/ us /lænd/

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

terra firme
We travelled over land and sea.

literary a country

a land of ice and snow
verb uk /lænd/ us /lænd/

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

aterrissar, pousar
We should land in Madrid at 7 a.m.
land in, on, etc. something

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

cair em algo
She landed flat on her back.

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