parade ground(s)

noun

Definition of parade ground(s)

:a place where troops assemble regularly for parade :a place where parades begin
  • a military parade ground
  • Meet me at the parade grounds after the fireworks.

Word by Word Definitions

parade play
  1. : a pompous show : exhibition

  2. : the ceremonial formation of a body of troops before a superior officer

  3. : a place where troops assemble regularly for parade

  1. : to cause to maneuver or march : marshal

  2. : promenade

  3. : to exhibit ostentatiously

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

  1. : the 19th letter of the English alphabet

  2. : a graphic representation of this letter

  3. : a speech counterpart of orthographic s

  1. sulfur

  1. — compare 1-es

  1. used to form adverbs denoting usual or repeated action or state

  1. — compare 2-es


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