testing ground

noun

Definition of testing ground

1 :a place where machines, vehicles, etc., are tested to see if they are working correctly
  • a testing ground for weapons
2 :a place or situation in which new ideas, methods, etc., can be tried
  • Her class served as a testing ground for new teaching methods.

Word by Word Definitions

testing play
  1. : requiring maximum effort or ability

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


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