Country and Territory


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Country noun – The land of one's birth, residence, or citizenship.
Territory is a synonym for country in state topic. In some cases you can use "Territory" instead a noun "Country", when it comes to topics like area, confines, terrain. popular alternative
Nearby Word: countryside
Synonyms for Country


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Territory noun – The place where a plant or animal is usually or naturally found.
Country is a synonym for territory in area topic. You can use "Country" instead a noun "Territory", if it concerns topics such as domain, confines. popular alternative
Nearby Words: territorial, territorially
Synonyms for Territory

How words are described

full full country full territory
original original country original territory
small small country small territory
actual actual country actual territory
Other adjectives: entire, large, occupied, huge, hostile, new, sovereign, given, former, neutral, conquered, strange, last, different, foreign, largest.

Both words in one sentence

  • The human territory of Attack on Titan, sometimes referred to as "The Walled City" (it's actually the size of a small country and is ruled by a monarchy, but functions more or less like a city-state), is the only land that humans still control.
  • Lovecraft Country In fact you could divide it into southern New England being Lovecraft territory and northern New England as King country.
  • Remembered for organizing the Black Army, one of the strongest armies of the fifteenth century Europe, and alternately expanding the country's territory and beating back the Ottoman empire.
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