Definisi 'ground'
English to English
noun
1 the solid part of the earth's surface
Example:
• the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
• the earth shook for several minutes
• he dropped the logs on the ground
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2 a rational motive for a belief or action
Example:
• the reason that war was declared
• the grounds for their declaration
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3 the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
Example:
• they dug into the earth outside the church
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4 a relation that provides the foundation for something
Example:
• they were on a friendly footing
• he worked on an interim basis
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5 a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle)
Example:
• they gained ground step by step
• they fought to regain the lost ground
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6 the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground
Example:
• he posed her against a background of rolling hills
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7 material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
Example:
• the land had never been plowed
• good agricultural soil
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8 a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused
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9 a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)
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10 (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting
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11 the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface
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12 The surface of the earth; the outer crust of the globe, or some indefinite portion of it.
source: webster1913
verb
13 fix firmly and stably
Example:
• anchor the lamppost in concrete
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14 confine or restrict to the ground
Example:
• After the accident, they grounded the plane and the pilot
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15 place or put on the ground
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16 instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject
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17 bring to the ground
Example:
• the storm grounded the ship
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18 hit or reach the ground
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19 throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage
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20 hit a groundball
Example:
• he grounded to the second baseman
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21 hit onto the ground
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22 cover with a primer; apply a primer to
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23 connect to a ground
Example:
• ground the electrical connections for safety reasons
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24 use as a basis for; found on
Example:
• base a claim on some observation
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25 To lay, set, or run, on the ground.
source: webster1913
26 To run aground; to strike the bottom and remain fixed; as, the ship grounded on the bar.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
prime, undercoat, figure, conclude, reason, reason out, base, establish, art, artistic creation, artistic production, electricity, baseball, football, coat of paint, surface, connecter, connection, connective, percept,
Related Word(s)
grind, ground,

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