adjective ground·ed \ˈgrȧun-dəd\

—used to describe a person who is sensible and has a good understanding of what is really important in life

Full Definition of GROUNDED

:  mentally and emotionally stable :  admirably sensible, realistic, and unpretentious <remains grounded despite all the praise and attention>

Examples of GROUNDED

  1. <once his boat was grounded, all he could do was wait for the tide to come back in and raise it off the sand bar>

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stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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