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common ground

noun

Simple Definition of common ground

  • : something that people agree about even if they disagree about other things

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of common ground

  1. :  a basis of mutual interest or agreement

Examples of common ground in a sentence

  1. Hunters and environmentalists found common ground in their opposition to the new law.



1809

First Known Use of common ground

1809

Rhymes with common ground

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