in on the ground floor

Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of in on the ground floor

:involved in something at the very beginning
  • He was able to get in on the ground floor of the computer industry.

Word by Word Definitions

ground play
  1. : the bottom of a body of water

  2. : sediment

  3. : ground coffee beans after brewing

  1. : to bring to or place on the ground

  2. : to cause to run aground

  3. : to provide a reason or justification for

  1. : past tense and past participle of grind

floor play
  1. : the level base of a room

  2. : the lower inside surface of a hollow structure (such as a cave or bodily part)

  3. : a ground surface

  1. : to cover with a floor or flooring

  2. : to knock or bring down

  3. : flabbergast, dumbfound


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