your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief
"the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"
yard, grounds, curtilage(noun)
the enclosed land around a house or other building
"it was a small house with almost no yard"
a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.)
cause, reason, grounds(noun)
a justification for something existing or happening
"he had no cause to complain"; "they had good reason to rejoice"
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"
Plural form of ground.
The grounds of the house were large enough for the children to play with their friends when they came over.Submitted by MC Harmonious on January 22, 2016
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Rank popularity for the word 'grounds' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1657
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'grounds' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3016
The numerical value of grounds in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of grounds in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of grounds in a Sentence
He grounds the warship he walks on.
This is not right on procedural grounds.
Every day gives grounds for impeachment.
There is no grounds for appeal because a judge is silly.
Many people play cricket here but we have no grounds in Athens.
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