Definition of Promised Land in English:

Promised Land

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noun

  • 1(In the Bible) the land of Canaan, that was promised to Abraham and his descendants (Gen. 12:7).
  • 1.1 (the 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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