Ground is defined as the surface of or soil from the earth.(noun)
An example of ground is dirt.
The definition of ground is base or beginning.(adjective)
An example of ground is the first class in a set course of several classes.
The definition of ground refers to being cut up into small pieces or into a powder.(adjective)
An example of ground are the powdery structure of spices after they have been crushed into particles.
Ground means to cut up into small particles or to prevent an aircraft or pilot from flying.(verb)
See ground in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME grund < OE, ground, bottom, akin to Ger grund, ON grunnr: for IE base see grind
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See ground in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English grund.
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