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grounding

 
Noun grounding has 2 senses
  1. foundation, grounding - education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge; "he lacks the foundation necessary for advanced study"; "a good grounding in mathematics"
    --1 is a kind of education
  2. grounding, earthing - fastening electrical equipment to earth
    --2 is a kind of fastening, attachment
    Derived form: verb ground11
Verb ground has 12 senses
  1. anchor, ground - fix firmly and stably; "anchor the lamppost in concrete"
    --1 is one way to fasten, fix, secure
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  2. ground - confine or restrict to the ground; "After the accident, they grounded the plane and the pilot"
    --2 is one way to
    restrain, confine, hold
    Derived form: noun ground1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  3. ground - place or put on the ground
    --3 is one way to
    put, set, place, pose, position, lay
    Derived form: noun ground1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  4. ground - instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject
    --4 is one way to
    teach, learn, instruct
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  5. ground, run aground - bring to the ground; "the storm grounded the ship"
    --5 is one way to land
    Derived form: noun ground1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. ground, run aground - hit or reach the ground
    --6 is one way to reach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gain
    Derived form: noun ground1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  7. ground - throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage
    --7 is one way to
    throw
    Derived form: noun ground1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  8. ground - hit a groundball; "he grounded to the second baseman"
    --8 is one way to
    hit
    Derived form: noun grounder1
    Sample sentence:
    It is ----ing
  9. ground - hit onto the ground
    --9 is one way to
    hit
    Derived form: noun ground1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  10. prime, ground, undercoat - cover with a primer; apply a primer to
    --10 is one way to paint
    Derived form: noun ground11
    Sample sentence:
    They want to ground the doors
  11. ground - connect to a ground; "ground the electrical connections for safety reasons"
    --11 is one way to
    connect, link, tie, link up
    Derived forms: noun ground9, noun grounding2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  12. establish, base, ground, found - use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"
    Derived form: noun ground2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something PP
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