grounds definition

  • noun:
    • Basis or reason for one thing, like in "grounds for separation."
    • The collective land places that compose a larger location, such as the castle grounds.
    • The sediment at the bottom of a liquid, or that a liquid has-been blocked (as in coffee reasons).
    • a justification for anything current or happening
    • your basis for belief or disbelief; understanding on which to base belief
    • dregs composed of solid particles (especially of coffee) that form a residue
    • the encased land around a residence or any other building
    • a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (relaxing or burial etc.)

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