land of milk and honey Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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land of milk and honey

a ​country where ​livingconditions are good and ​people have the ​opportunity to make a lot of ​money: Many Mexicans ​regard the United States as a land of ​milk and ​honey.
(Definition of land of milk and honey from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “land of milk and honey”
in Chinese (Simplified) 鱼米之乡,富饶的国度…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魚米之鄉,富饒的國度…
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