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continent1 British & World English

Any of the world’s main continuous expanses of land (Europe, Asia, Africa, North and South America, Australia, Antarctica)

continent2 British & World English

Able to control movements of the bowels and bladder

continent English Thesaurus

the continent of Europe

continent New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

capital in reference to mainland Europe as distinct from Britain

the Continent in continent1 British & World English

The mainland of Europe as distinct from the British Isles

Dark Continent British & World English

A name given to Africa at a time when it was little known to Europeans

subcontinent British & World English

A large distinguishable part of a continent, such as North America or the part of Asia containing India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

supercontinent British & World English

Each of several large land masses (notably Pangaea, Gondwana, and Laurasia) thought to have divided to form the present continents in the geological past