What does inland mean?

Definitions for inland
ˈɪn lənd; -ˌlænd, -ləndin·land

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inland(adverb)

    situated away from an area's coast or border

  2. inland(adverb)

    towards or into the interior of a region

    "the town is five miles inland"

Wiktionary

  1. inland(Noun)

    The interior part of a country. Shakespeare

  2. inland(Adverb)

    Into, or towards, the interior, away from the coast. Cook.

  3. inland(Adjective)

    Within the land; more or less remote from the ocean or from open water; interior; as, an inland town.

  4. inland(Adjective)

    Limited to the land, or to inland routes; within the seashore boundary; not passing on, or over, the sea; as, inland transportation, commerce, navigation, etc.

  5. inland(Adjective)

    Confined to a country or state; domestic; not foreign; as, an inland bill of exchange.

  6. inland(Adjective)

    Ukraine.U (u0423) - in, Kraina (u043Au0440u0430u0457u043Du0430) - land. A country being situated geagraphically in the center of Europe.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inland(adj)

    within the land; more or less remote from the ocean or from open water; interior; as, an inland town

  2. Inland(adj)

    limited to the land, or to inland routes; within the seashore boundary; not passing on, or over, the sea; as, inland transportation, commerce, navigation, etc

  3. Inland(adj)

    confined to a country or state; domestic; not foreing; as, an inland bill of exchange. See Exchange

  4. Inland(noun)

    the interior part of a country

  5. Inland(adverb)

    into, or towards, the interior, away from the coast

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inland

    in′land, n. the interior part of a country.—adj. remote from the sea: carried on or produced within a country: confined to a country: (Shak.) refined, polished.—n. In′lander, one who lives inland.—Inland navigation, passage of boats or vessels on rivers, lakes, or canals within a country; Inland revenue, internal revenue, derived from excise, stamps, income-tax, &c. [A.S. inland, a domain—in and land.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'inland' in Adjectives Frequency: #915

How to pronounce inland?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inland in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of inland in a Sentence

  1. Dmitry Alekseenko:

    This rig can't be torn out of moorings, even with a 9-point tsunami, and we've even considered that if it does go inland, there is a backup system that can keep the reactor cooling for 24 hours without an electricity supply.

  2. Yale Zhang:

    It's particularly demand from the inland small cities that is weak. The competition between mid- and low-end models will become more intense and small-scale automakers may be wiped out.

  3. James Hu:

    As compared to the large volumes of passengers transported in (China's) coastal areas and inland waterways, I don't think there exists a very serious problem with regards to safety, i've met with Korean and Japanese experts and our conclusion has been that China's laws with regards to passenger ships and their enforcement is the strictest.

  4. Lorna Elaine Hosking:

    The G7 is a positive thing because it highlights how wonderful the county is, but it would be nice if the Cornish people were celebrated for more than just the seaside image, because it's much more than that, we never really recovered from the economic crash in the'80s, and we've had lots more recessions since then. We do our best, but sometimes we get forgotten about. These leaders that come in, they just see the seaside, but us people inland -- in the old mining towns like Redruth -- the wages are very low. There's lots of problems.

  5. Meero Dablo:

    We were lucky to find a place inland in 1997 as now the land mafia has moved here and it is impossible to find land unless you are willing to pay large amounts of money, we think we are safe here from the seawater for now.

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