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The force of the landslide may have actually broken off that piece of hanging glacier, he says.Three things to know about the disastrous flood in India|Carolyn Gramling|February 9, 2021|Science News
The party won November elections in a landslide, capturing 396 out of 476 seats in the country’s second democratic vote since the end of direct military rule.In Myanmar coup, Suu Kyi’s ouster heralds return to military rule|Shibani Mahtani, Timothy McLaughlin|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Voters across the political spectrum spoke loud and clear, passing Prop 22 in a landslide.Gig workers, SEIU file lawsuit alleging Prop 22 is unconstitutional|Megan Rose Dickey|January 12, 2021|TechCrunch
Aubrey Plaza, of “Parks and Recreation,” won by a landslide.
People have lost their lives by seemingly random landslides, and now that this dataset exists scientists can begin to model and predict where and when a cliff might fall after a big storm, say.Morning Report: Looking Back on the Tech Boondoggles of 2020|Voice of San Diego|December 29, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The election of 1964 produced the most liberal Congress since the Democratic landslide of 1936.
We believe in Him by a landslide 74 percent to 26 percent margin.Up to a Point: Thanks to the Biggest Turkey, Uncle Sam|P. J. O’Rourke|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hispanic Republican moderate Brian Sandoval just won a landslide reelection in Nevada.Could This Be the First Pro-Choice Republican on a National Ticket?|David Freedlander|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Ohio governor is about to score a landslide win in a state Republicans need to win the White House.
But after winning a landslide election in his own right, TR unwisely said he would not run for a third term.From The Square Deal to The New Deal: The Overlapping Political Identities of TR and FDR|John Avlon|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Val had reached the blocked pass and was already endeavoring to climb up and over the landslide when Gale caught up with her.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
Lead failed to do it, but God sent the landslide, and you are as good as dead.Frank Merriwell's Pursuit|Burt L. Standish
I was nearly killed in a landslide, and now the men who saved me from that are done for.Riders of the Silences|John Frederick
The falling of the stones had been followed by some dirt, and now a regular landslide came after, burying him up to the armpits.The Boy Land Boomer|Ralph Bonehill
Next instant like a miniature landslide, he went plunging down the perilous slope.Red Dynamite|Roy J. Snell
British Dictionary definitions for landslide
- the sliding of a large mass of rock material, soil, etc, down the side of a mountain or cliff
- the material dislodged in this way
- an overwhelming electoral victory
- (as modifier)a landslide win