aground

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈgrau̇nd\

Definition of aground

  1. 1 :  on the ground planes aloft and aground

  2. 2 :  on or onto the shore or the bottom of a body of water a ship run aground

14th Century

First Known Use of aground

14th century


AGROUND Defined for English Language Learners

aground

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈgrau̇nd\

Definition of aground for English Language Learners

  • : on or onto the ground


AGROUND Defined for Kids

aground

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈgrau̇nd\

Definition of aground for Students

  1. :  on or onto the shore or the bottom of a body of water The ship ran aground during the storm.



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