Definisi 'ground'

English to English
noun
1 the solid part of the earth's surface Terjemahkan
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
source: wordnet30

2 a rational motive for a belief or action Terjemahkan
Example:
the reason that war was declared
the grounds for their declaration
source: wordnet30

3 the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface Terjemahkan
Example:
they dug into the earth outside the church
source: wordnet30

4 a relation that provides the foundation for something Terjemahkan
Example:
they were on a friendly footing
he worked on an interim basis
source: wordnet30

5 a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle) Terjemahkan
Example:
they gained ground step by step
they fought to regain the lost ground
source: wordnet30

6 the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground Terjemahkan
Example:
he posed her against a background of rolling hills
source: wordnet30

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) Terjemahkan
Example:
the land had never been plowed
good agricultural soil
source: wordnet30

8 a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

9 a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage) Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

10 (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

11 the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

12 The surface of the earth; the outer crust of the globe, or some indefinite portion of it. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
13 fix firmly and stably Terjemahkan
Example:
anchor the lamppost in concrete
source: wordnet30

14 confine or restrict to the ground Terjemahkan
Example:
After the accident, they grounded the plane and the pilot
source: wordnet30

15 place or put on the ground Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

16 instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

17 bring to the ground Terjemahkan
Example:
the storm grounded the ship
source: wordnet30

18 hit or reach the ground Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

19 throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

20 hit a groundball Terjemahkan
Example:
he grounded to the second baseman
source: wordnet30

21 hit onto the ground Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

22 cover with a primer; apply a primer to Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

23 connect to a ground Terjemahkan
Example:
ground the electrical connections for safety reasons
source: wordnet30

24 use as a basis for; found on Terjemahkan
Example:
base a claim on some observation
source: wordnet30

25 To lay, set, or run, on the ground. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

26 To run aground; to strike the bottom and remain fixed; as, the ship grounded on the bar. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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