land-fast

landfast

[land-fast, -fahst]
adjective
attached to or grounded on shore or land: landfast ice.

Origin:
1695–1705; land + fast1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To land-fast
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: land-fall
Next Definition: land-fill
Words Near: land-fast
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for land-fast
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing land-fast
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;