Land as opposed to the sea or another body of water: the tide came in and cut off his route to dry land
More example sentences
- Just as little Hannah landed safely on dry land, the sharks entered the water.
- They are also capable of emerging from water and crossing dry land.
- On Earth, valleys occur both on dry land and beneath the sea; there are also valleys on the Moon, Mars, and Venus.
Definition of dry land in:
- The US English dictionary