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land up

Definition of land up in English:

Reach a place or situation: the ship landed up on the south coast of Devon I landed up in prison
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  • Follow these precautions for the first few dates with anyone and you'll never land up in a sticky situation!
  • The fight got uglier when her husband and friend reached the spot and they all landed up at the police station.
  • What if the wind changes, and you land up somewhere that leaves you feeling unprepared?
finish up, arrive, find oneself, end up, turn up, come, go, appear
informal wind up, fetch up, show up, roll up, blow in
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