Definition of Aground in English :

Define Aground in English

Aground meaning in English

Meaning of Aground in English

Pronunciation of Aground in English

Aground pronunciation in English

Pronounce Aground in English

Aground

see synonyms of aground

Adjective

1. aground

stuck in a place where a ship can no longer float

Example Sentences:
'a ship aground offshore'
'a boat aground on the beach waiting for the tide to lift it'

Adverb

2. aground

with the bottom lodged on the ground

Example Sentences:
'he ran the ship aground'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Aground

see synonyms of aground
adverb, adjective
(postpositive)
on or onto the ground or bottom, as in shallow water

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Aground

see synonyms of aground
adverb, adjective
on or onto the shore, the bottom, a reef, etc.
the ship ran aground

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Aground

see synonyms of aground
adv. & adj.
1. Onto or on a shore, reef, or the bottom of a body of water: a ship that ran aground; a ship aground offshore.
2. On the ground: combat aircraft aloft and aground.

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