inland

Part of speech: adjective

Remote from the sea.

Part of speech: adjective

Not foreign.

Part of speech: adverb

Toward the interior of a land.

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Usage examples "inland":

  1. Wonder what happened farther inland? - "Fly By Night", Arthur Dekker Savage.
  2. The tides carry it up the mouths of the streams where it takes root; the winds, or the birds, or other agencies, in time give it another lift, so that it is slowly but surely making its way inland. - "A Year in the Fields", John Burroughs.
  3. How could a girl brought up in a small inland village, which she had left only six months before, have learnt French? - "Who?", Elizabeth Kent.