Share this entry

Share this page

terra firma

Saltos de línea: terra firma
Pronunciación: /ˈfəːmə
 
/

Definición de terra firma en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Dry land; the ground as distinct from the sea or air: they needed to rest themselves on terra firma
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Illustrated with pictures from space as well as a few taken on terra firma it deals with all aspects of weather both devastating and wonderful.
  • As he and Luke came in for a perfect cornfield landing, I ran over to welcome them back to terra firma.
  • With the use of a winch and a small farm tractor or other large vehicle, the tower can be safely lowered to the ground and wind plant checks can be performed on terra firma.

Origen

early 17th century (denoting the territories on the Italian mainland which were subject to the state of Venice): from Latin, literally 'firm land'.

Definición de terra firma en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día verbose
Pronunciación: vəːˈbəʊs
adjective
using more words than are needed…