Synonyms for (noun) Australia

Synonyms: Australia, Commonwealth of Australia

Definition: a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony

Similar words: country, state, land

Definition: the territory occupied by a nation

Usage: he returned to the land of his birth; he visited several European countries


Synonyms: Australia

Definition: the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean

Similar words: continent

Definition: one of the large landmasses of the earth

Usage: there are seven continents; pioneers had to cross the continent on foot