What does GROUNDS mean?

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GROUNDS

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. evidence, grounds(noun)

    your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief

    "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"

  2. yard, grounds, curtilage(noun)

    the enclosed land around a house or other building

    "it was a small house with almost no yard"

  3. grounds(noun)

    a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.)

  4. cause, reason, grounds(noun)

    a justification for something existing or happening

    "he had no cause to complain"; "they had good reason to rejoice"

  5. grounds(noun)

    dregs consisting of solid particles (especially of coffee) that form a residue

    "it is a Middle Eastern custom to read your future in your coffee grounds"

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'GROUNDS' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1657

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'GROUNDS' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3016

How to pronounce GROUNDS?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say GROUNDS in sign language?

  1. grounds

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of GROUNDS in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of GROUNDS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of GROUNDS in a Sentence

  1. Adel Shuja:

    There are negotiations in Cairo between the leaders of the Congress party and diplomats from the United States, Britain and the UAE in order to find a peaceful solution to the crisis in Yemen and to lift the siege on the grounds that the continuation of the war and the siege serve extremist groups, these negotiations have made significant progress so far.

  2. Arkady Dvorkovich:

    We could lose at maximum a 10th of output but more likely 300,000-400,000 bpd. There are no grounds for a bigger decline.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    Every day gives grounds for impeachment.

  4. Brewster Jamieson:

    This is a recall looking for grounds, not recall-worthy conduct.

  5. Former Australia captain:

    The FIFA statutes say that discrimination on grounds of gender is punishable by suspension or expulsion, if the statutes are not worth upholding, then withdraw them and let football be honest to the women of Iran. Because at the moment, despite the promise, equality is a lie.

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