What does the word ground mean?

Usage examples for ground

  1. 8583. You hold a bit of ground at Weathersta? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  2. Really and truly, Mumsy, they do not touch the ground when I walk. – The Comings of Cousin Ann by Emma Speed Sampson
  3. Peter went home wondering, his eyes on the ground. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown