Definition of Never-never land

1. Noun. A pleasing country existing only in dreams or imagination.




Definition of Never-never land

1. Proper noun. A fantastic or imaginary place. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Never-never Land

neutrophilous
neutrophils
neutrotaxis
neuvaines
nevadaite
nevadite
nevah
neve
nevel
neveling
nevelled
nevelling
nevels
never
never-ending
never-never land (current term)
never-say-die
never-smoker
never-smokers
never-was'er
never-was-er
never-waser
never-would-be
never-wozzer
never-wozzers
never again
never change a running system
never eat Shredded Wheat
never ever

Literary usage of Never-never land

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1. Australian Life in Town and Country by Ernest Charles Buley (1905)
"CHAPTER V THE never-never land ' They had told us of pastures wide and green, And gold 'neath the river's flow. And thirst and hunger were banished words, ..."

2. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases and Usages with by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"Never, Never Country, or Never, Never Land. See quotations. Mr. Cooper's explanation (1857 quotation) is not generally accepted. 1857. ..."

3. The English Illustrated Magazine (1907)
"STRANGE indeed are the things that happen in the Never-Never Land, ... It is worth going to Never-Never Land just to see them, because you can come back ..."

4. Islands of the Southern Seas: Hawaii, Samoa, New Zealand, Tasmania by Michael Myers Shoemaker (1898)
"... THE LAND OF THE NEVER NEVER" The " Never Never Land"—Something of its Early History—The Straits of Bass—Port Philip and Melbourne—Complete Separation of ..."

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