Definition of Promised Land in English:

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Promised Land



1(In the Bible) the land of Canaan, which was promised to Abraham and his descendants (Gen. 12:7).
1.1 (promised land) A place or situation in which someone expects to find great happiness: Italy is the promised land for any musician
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  • Eves credits his party with delivering Ontario from debt and unemployment to the promised land of productivity and job creation.
  • For foreign automakers, China has long been the promised land.
  • At this rate, he may lead his company to the promised land.

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Syllabification: Prom·ised Land

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