Synsets for "ground"

Synset: land.n.04

Synonyms: land

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the solid part of the earth's surface

Examples: 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

Lemmas: land dry_land earth ground solid_ground terra_firma

Hypernym: object

Hyponym: archipelago beachfront cape coastal_plain floor foreland forest island isthmus landmass mainland neck oxbow peninsula plain slash wonderland

Antonyms:

    

Synset: reason.n.01

Synonyms: reason

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a rational motive for a belief or action

Examples: the reason that war was declared | the grounds for their declaration

Lemmas: reason ground

Hypernym: rational_motive

Hyponym: occasion score why

Antonyms:

    

Synset: earth.n.02

Synonyms: earth

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface

Examples: they dug into the earth outside the church

Lemmas: earth ground

Hypernym: material

Hyponym: diatomaceous_earth moraine saprolite soil

Antonyms:

    

Synset: footing.n.02

Synonyms: footing

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a relation that provides the foundation for something

Examples: they were on a friendly footing | he worked on an interim basis

Lemmas: footing basis ground

Hypernym: foundation

Hyponym: common_ground

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.n.05

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle)

Examples: they gained ground step by step | they fought to regain the lost ground

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: military_position

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: background.n.02

Synonyms: background

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground

Examples: he posed her against a background of rolling hills

Lemmas: background ground

Hypernym: view

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: land.n.02

Synonyms: land

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)

Examples: the land had never been plowed | good agricultural soil

Lemmas: land ground soil

Hypernym: object

Hyponym: badlands bottomland coastland cultivated_land overburden permafrost polder rangeland scablands turf wetland

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.n.08

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused

Examples:

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: percept

Hyponym:

Antonyms: figure

    

Synset: ground.n.09

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: NOUN

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

Examples:

Lemmas: ground earth

Hypernym: connection

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.n.10

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting

Examples:

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: surface

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: flat_coat.n.01

Synonyms: flat_coat

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface

Examples:

Lemmas: flat_coat ground primer priming primer_coat priming_coat undercoat

Hypernym: coat_of_paint

Hyponym: couch

Antonyms:

    

Synset: anchor.v.01

Synonyms: anchor

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: fix firmly and stably

Examples: anchor the lamppost in concrete

Lemmas: anchor ground

Hypernym: fasten

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.02

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: confine or restrict to the ground

Examples: After the accident, they grounded the plane and the pilot

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: restrain

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.03

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: place or put on the ground

Examples:

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: put

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.04

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject

Examples:

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: teach

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.05

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: bring to the ground

Examples: the storm grounded the ship

Lemmas: ground strand run_aground

Hypernym: land

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.06

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: hit or reach the ground

Examples:

Lemmas: ground run_aground

Hypernym: reach

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.07

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage

Examples:

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: throw

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.08

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: hit a groundball

Examples: he grounded to the second baseman

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.09

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: hit onto the ground

Examples:

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: prime.v.02

Synonyms: prime

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cover with a primer; apply a primer to

Examples:

Lemmas: prime ground undercoat

Hypernym: paint

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: ground.v.11

Synonyms: ground

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: connect to a ground

Examples: ground the electrical connections for safety reasons

Lemmas: ground

Hypernym: connect

Hyponym: earth

Antonyms:

    

Synset: establish.v.08

Synonyms: establish

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: use as a basis for; found on

Examples: base a claim on some observation

Lemmas: establish base ground found

Hypernym:

Hyponym: build

Antonyms:

    

Synset: crunch.v.02

Synonyms: crunch

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: press or grind with a crushing noise

Examples:

Lemmas: crunch cranch craunch grind

Hypernym: press

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: grate.v.04

Synonyms: grate

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together

Examples: grate one's teeth in anger

Lemmas: grate grind

Hypernym: break_up

Hyponym: chew gnash

Antonyms:

    

Synset: labor.v.02

Synonyms: labor

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: work hard

Examples: She was digging away at her math homework | Lexicographers drudge all day long

Lemmas: labor labour toil fag travail grind drudge dig moil

Hypernym: work

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: grind.v.04

Synonyms: grind

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: dance by rotating the pelvis in an erotically suggestive way, often while in contact with one's partner such that the dancers' legs are interlaced

Examples:

Lemmas: grind

Hypernym: dance

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: grind.v.05

Synonyms: grind

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading

Examples: grind the spices in a mortar | mash the garlic

Lemmas: grind mash crunch bray comminute

Hypernym: break_up

Hyponym: mill pestle pulp

Antonyms:

    

Synset: grind.v.06

Synonyms: grind

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: created by grinding

Examples: grind designs into the glass bowl

Lemmas: grind

Hypernym: make

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: grind.v.07

Synonyms: grind

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: shape or form by grinding

Examples: grind lenses for glasses and cameras

Lemmas: grind

Hypernym: shape

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

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