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  Definition of Grounds
  1. the enclosed land around a house or other building; "it was a small house with almost no yard"
  2. your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief; "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"
  3. a justification for something existing or happening; "he had no cause to complain"; "they had good reason to rejoice"
  4. a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.)
  5. sediment that has settled at the bottom of a liquid
Similar Words: yard, curtilage, evidence, cause, reason, dregs, settlings

 

Hyponyms: backyard, court, courtyard, dooryard, front yard, garden, playground, side yard, probable cause, proof, cogent evidence, disproof, falsification, refutation, lead, track, trail, symptom, sign, coffee grounds

 

Derivational Morphology: testify, bear witness, prove, evidence, show, cause, do, make, induce, stimulate, have, get, subside, settle

 

 
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