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grounded

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adjective ground·ed \ˈgrȧun-dəd\

Simple Definition of grounded

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of grounded

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

Examples of grounded in a sentence

  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>



1958

First Known Use of grounded

1958

Rhymes with grounded




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