land of plenty


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land of plenty

A fictional or imagined utopian place where there is an abundance of everything needed to survive and flourish. A huge influx of people headed to California at the beginning of the 20th century, thinking it was the land of plenty.
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The Blackfeet had now a vast advantage, and soon dispossessed the poor Snakes of their favorite hunting grounds, their land of plenty, and drove them from place to place, until they were fain to take refuge in the wildest and most desolate recesses of the Rocky Mountains.
He had come out of the desert country to the east into a land of plenty but though he was young and strong, the wary grass-eaters had managed to elude his mighty talons each time he had thought to make a kill.
There came a day, in this land of plenty, when the wolf-pack split in half and went in different directions.
In very sooth, my Lord Loring, they are ill men to trifle with, and it were easier to pluck a bone from a hungry bear than to lead a bowman out of a land of plenty and of pleasure.
Shall we lie out here and die of thirst and starvation with a land of plenty possibly only a few hundred yards away?
Contract Awarded for the Land of Plenty of Burning and Heating Technician Assistant.
That is the cold hard reality in the United States -- land of plenty, but not for everyone.
Living in the land of plenty that the UAE is, with taps running 24/7, it is easy for us to view the issue of water scarcity as an outlier problem.
AH, what we used to have when we lived in the land of plenty.
Chief executive of bcg2, James Blackwood said that advertising often looks to popular culture for its references, as does pop music and OMC's Land of Plenty is great, so they briefly considered it adding that because Audi is a prestigious and innovative brand, they chose to create something new and unique.
Ever since the champion jockey flashed past the post on Viewpoint to land the first race of the meeting on Tuesday, the Sussex Downs have been the land of plenty for Hughes and his father-in-law.
He remarked that Syria is a beautiful country which, until two years ago was considered a land of plenty, a welcoming Middle Eastern country that offered shelter to refugees fleeing conflicts in neighbouring countries like Iraq.
We live in a land of plenty, a natural larder full of fish, meat, dairy, fruit and vegetables.
At the moment, the Western world may appear to be a land of plenty.