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Grounds

Meanings and phrases

grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief; evidence
  2. the enclosed land around a house or other building; yard; curtilage
  3. a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.)
  4. a justification for something existing or happening; cause; reason
  5. dregs consisting of solid particles (especially of coffee) that form a residue

coffee grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the dregs remaining after brewing coffee

school grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These reunions take place on the school grounds.
  • Washington is buried on the school grounds.
  • The school grounds continued to expand.

hunting grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Frederick II of Aragon used it as part of his hunting grounds.
  • There are two official, unfenced hunting grounds in Pančevački Rit.
  • The mountain, one of Diana's hunting grounds, was also holy to Pan.

breeding grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They generally do not reach far into the seas near their breeding grounds.
  • It is one of the few known breeding grounds in Ireland of the Eurasian wigeon.
  • The Marbled Murrelet, in contrast tends to remain closer to its breeding grounds.

burial grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Finds of bronze ware are frequent in the burial grounds.
  • The site includes the burial grounds of new-born and aborted fetuses.
  • Inhumation was carried out both in soil burial grounds and burial mounds.

within the grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ground was within the grounds of Bourne Park House.
  • The abbey is located within the grounds of the Kilcooley Estate.
  • The museum is located within the grounds of the Parque de la Independencia.

fishing grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Seneca tribe used it as hunting and fishing grounds.
  • Silverpit crater is named after the Silver Pit fishing grounds in which it is located.
  • When the Japanese moved to other fishing grounds, Ainu kotan were also forced to accompany them.

house and grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the early 1900s the house and grounds became a private nursing home.
  • Around 1900 the house and grounds were bought by Sir John Travis Cragg.
  • He put his Kensington Park house and grounds on the market for urgent sale.

religious grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • School Board elections were invariably fought on religious grounds.
  • Exception to this rule may be made on medical or religious grounds.
  • Eddington's personal statement at the June hearing about his objection to war based on religious grounds is on record.

training grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The clubs have their own training grounds in the city of Aleppo.
  • This new training grounds includes medical and training facilities for the first team.
  • White tents and training grounds sprang up at the Oakland track, Old Louisville and Portland.

spawning grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The diagram on the right shows the main spawning grounds and larval drift routes.
  • This would have had the adverse side effect of damaging the salmon spawning grounds.
  • One of Canada's important herring spawning grounds is located beside Point Escuminac.

grounds include

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The grounds include the Japanese Garden, a rare surviving example of a rock garden.
  • The landscaped grounds include a garden which is thought to retain its original early-19th-century layout.
  • The grounds include some of the finest exotic trees in Auckland, and there are views to the Manukau Harbour and to One Tree Hill.

medical grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After five years he was released on medical grounds.
  • He retired in April 2019 on medical grounds.
  • At this time he also resigned from the Home Guard on medical grounds.

reasonable grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Yet, he dispatched civil and military officers accompanied by a sophist on a new embassy to the Sasanid court, advising Shapur II of the necessity of more reasonable grounds for peace.
  • The OFT said they did not "have reasonable grounds to suspect that Charles Saatchi is in a dominant position in any relevant market", which Thomson said was "just another cruel smack in the face" for Saatchi.
  • “"The commission finds there are reasonable grounds to believe that armed group members in Afrin committed the war crimes of hostage-taking, cruel treatment, torture, and pillage",” the United Nations report said.

castle grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The governor lived in a wooden house in the castle grounds.
  • The old Japanese-style pre-Brunton lighthouse from Shirasu is in the castle grounds.
  • International artists perform large outdoor concerts on the castle grounds in the lakeside park.

sports grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are a number of sports grounds including the Corben Oval, W.T.
  • It is currently the site of a hospital, police station, and sports grounds.
  • The disaster spurred the UK government to look into safety at sports grounds.

health grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Taylor retired from the Bench in 2006 on health grounds.
  • As a result, Tyrer applied for early retirement on "health grounds".
  • He was promoted to captain before leaving the Army on health grounds.

home grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The following stadiums are considered home grounds for the teams in the competition.
  • Sri Lanka's home grounds are Colombo Racecourse Sugathadasa Stadium and Kalutara Stadium.
  • The home grounds of Eacham Junior Rugby League are the Atherton Junior Rugby League grounds.

cricket grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bolukatta is an active sport and cricket grounds in Badiadka.
  • Bolukatte is an active sport and cricket grounds in Badiyadka.
  • They initially used cricket grounds before later moving on to football stadiums.

landscaped grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The landscaped grounds around the Vanderbilt mausoleum were designed by Frederick Law Olmsted.
  • The high school's landscaped grounds included playground equipment, a track, and a football field.
  • Parts of the landscaped grounds of these hospitals have now been incorporated into the country park.

extensive grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The estate includes a listed house, workers houses, gardens and extensive grounds.
  • Behind a high mesh enclosure, wild African animals roam about the extensive grounds.
  • It is set in extensive grounds which make it very difficult to be seen by the general public.

other grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The decision must be made on other grounds.
  • 742 (1970), "aff'd on other grounds", 445 F.2d 985 (10th Cir.
  • This is not the only court case, so the film is still banned on other grounds.

buildings and grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Changes to the buildings and grounds continued from the 1980s onwards.
  • In 1922 Smith-hill tried unsuccessfully to auction the buildings and grounds.
  • Meanwhile the Metropolitan Police searched the buildings and grounds and the lake.

church grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The church grounds being the only public grounds available.
  • The churchyard cross usually was the only obstacle for the frequent activities on the church grounds.
  • It is through the lowest level that one enters the church grounds; the gate is made of decorated cast iron.

no grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Throughout March and April he saw no grounds for MacDonnell's dismissal.
  • In Scotland, there are no grounds which will make a civil partnership voidable.
  • After being advised he had no grounds for an appeal Evans accepted the status quo.

feeding grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fertile feeding grounds for forage fish are provided by ocean upwellings.
  • It roosts on rocks near its feeding grounds just above the high tide spray.
  • Their survival hinges on their finding these forage schools at their feeding grounds.

wintering grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By early November, most move southward and westward to their wintering grounds.
  • Common buzzards co-occur with dozens of other raptorial birds through their breeding, resident and wintering grounds.
  • The females migrate up to yearly to calving grounds in the summer, where they usually give birth to a single calf, and rejoin the males at the wintering grounds in late autumn.

football grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This has been mitigated by access technology, as laid down by the Green Guide at all major UK football grounds.
  • The school has a sports stadium, international size cricket and football grounds, canteen, guest house and temple.
  • The clubhouse is situated at the Independence Arena, Floriana, a few meters away from the Floriana FC football grounds.

moral grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Roberts opposed the society on moral grounds and stated, "The god of the lodge is not the God of the Bible."
  • She argued that capitalism should be supported on moral grounds, not just on the basis of practical benefits.
  • He supports the right of pharmacists to refuse to fill prescriptions for contraceptives on religious or moral grounds.

legal grounds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both sides justified their views on political and legal grounds.
  • Violating any of the conditions stipulated in this contract is legal grounds for a partner seeking divorce.
  • Despite not having any legal grounds from which to fight, she and her friends launched a media campaign against the landlord.
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