Usage examples for mainland

  1. This evening the old man told me a story he had heard long ago on the mainland:- There was a young woman, he said, and she had a child. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge
  2. Being a part of the United States, commerce between the island and mainland would be free. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  3. An experienced trader, he had been operating between the mainland and Norlar for many years. – The Players by Everett B. Cole