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phrasal verb [transitive] [usually passive] informal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyland with
he/she/itlands with
present participlelanding with
past tenselanded with
past participlelanded with
  1. land someone with something to give someone an unpleasant job that no one else wants to do
    John was landed with the job of sorting Susan’s files when she left.
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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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