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Meaning of AGROUND

Pronunciation:  u'grawnd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adv]  with the bottom lodged on the ground; "he ran the ship aground"
 

AGROUND is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*ground"\, adv. & a. [Pref. a- + ground.]
On the ground; stranded; -- a nautical term applied to a ship
when its bottom lodges on the ground. --Totten.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: anchored, beached, castaway, caught, chained, fast, fastened, fixed, foundered, grounded, hard and fast, held, high and dry, impacted, inextricable, jammed, marooned, moored, on the rocks, packed, set fast, shipwrecked, stranded, stuck, stuck fast, swamped, tethered, tied, transfixed, wedged, wrecked
 

 

 

 

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