Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (imp. & p. p.) of Grind.
2. (n.) The surface of the earth; the outer crust of the globe, or some indefinite portion of it.
3. (n.) A floor or pavement supposed to rest upon the earth.
4. (n.) Any definite portion of the earth's surface; region; territory; country. Hence: A territory appropriated to, or resorted to, for a particular purpose; the field or place of action; as, a hunting or fishing ground; a play ground.
5. (n.) Land; estate; possession; field; esp. (pl.), the gardens, lawns, fields, etc., belonging to a homestead; as, the grounds of the estate are well kept.
6. (n.) The basis on which anything rests; foundation. Hence: The foundation of knowledge, belief, or conviction; a premise, reason, or datum; ultimate or first principle; cause of existence or occurrence; originating force or agency; as, the ground of my hope.
7. (n.) That surface upon which the figures of a composition are set, and which relieves them by its plainness, being either of one tint or of tints but slightly contrasted with one another; as, crimson Bowers on a white ground.
8. (n.) In sculpture, a flat surface upon which figures are raised in relief.
9. (n.) In point lace, the net of small meshes upon which the embroidered pattern is applied; as, Brussels ground. See Brussels lace, under Brussels.
10. (n.) A gummy composition spread over the surface of a metal to be etched, to prevent the acid from eating except where an opening is made by the needle.
11. (n.) One of the pieces of wood, flush with the plastering, to which moldings, etc., are attached; -- usually in the plural.
12. (n.) A composition in which the bass, consisting of a few bars of independent notes, is continually repeated to a varying melody.
13. (n.) The tune on which descants are raised; the plain song.
14. (n.) A conducting connection with the earth, whereby the earth is made part of an electrical circuit.
15. (n.) Sediment at the bottom of liquors or liquids; dregs; lees; feces; as, coffee grounds.
16. (n.) The pit of a theater.
17. (v. t.) To lay, set, or run, on the ground.
18. (v. t.) To found; to fix or set, as on a foundation, reason, or principle; to furnish a ground for; to fix firmly.
19. (v. t.) To instruct in elements or first principles.
20. (v. t.) To connect with the ground so as to make the earth a part of an electrical circuit.
21. (v. t.) To cover with a ground, as a copper plate for etching (see Ground, n., 5); or as paper or other materials with a uniform tint as a preparation for ornament.
22. (v. i.) To run aground; to strike the bottom and remain fixed; as, the ship grounded on the bar.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaGROUND; GROUNDED
ground, ground'-ed ('adhamah, 'erets; ge):
Greek1475. edaphos -- a basis, bottom, ground
... a basis, bottom, ground. Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter Transliteration: edaphos Phonetic
Spelling: (ed'-af-os) Short Definition: the base, ground Definition: the ...
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5476. chamai -- on or to the ground
311b. anagaion -- above the ground, ie the second floor, hence, an ...
1474. edaphizo -- to raze
5564. chorion -- a place, property
1093. ge -- the earth, land
2311. themelioo -- to lay the foundation of
4352. proskuneo -- to do reverence to
4760. stratopedon -- a military camp, ie an army
4952. susparasso -- to convulse completely
Strong's Hebrew3004. yabbashah -- dry land, dry ground
... 3003, 3004. yabbashah. 3005 . dry land, dry ground. Transliteration: yabbashah
Phonetic Spelling: (yab-baw-shaw') Short Definition: land. ... dry ground, land. ...
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6774. tsimmaon -- thirsty ground
2724. charabah -- dry ground
127. adamah -- ground, land
3006. yabbesheth -- dry land, dry ground
2513. chelqah -- a portion (of ground)
5215b. nir -- tillable, untilled, or fallow ground
8273. sharab -- burning heat, parched ground
4613. moomad -- a standing ground, foothold
2513a. chelqah -- a portion (of ground)
The Enchanted Ground
The Burial Ground
On this Ground it Is, that the Apostle Said...
It is a Ground for Thanksgiving that During the Last Three or Four ...
A Refutation on the Ground of the Constitution of the Universe.
The Snow Lay on the Ground
A Provision Ground
And on this Ground, when we Say that we Enjoy Only that which We.. ...
The Objection Taken on the Ground of the Son's Obedience is ...
Now this True Ground of the Christian Redemption Gives the ...
ThesaurusGround (538 Occurrences)
... Hence: A territory appropriated to, or resorted to, for a particular purpose; the
field or place of action; as, a hunting or fishing ground; a play ground. ...
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Clay-ground (2 Occurrences)
Skull-ground (2 Occurrences)
Burial-ground (1 Occurrence)
Burying-ground (1 Occurrence)
Soil (59 Occurrences)
Crops (48 Occurrences)
Crop (33 Occurrences)
Creeps (13 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceGround (538 Occurrences)
Matthew 2:11 They came into the house and saw the young child with Mary, his mother, and they fell down and worshiped him. Opening their treasures, they offered to him gifts: gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
Matthew 5:32 But I tell you that every man who puts away his wife except on the ground of unfaithfulness causes her to commit adultery, and whoever marries her when so divorced commits adultery.
Matthew 9:36 And when He saw the crowds He was touched with pity for them, because they were distressed and were fainting on the ground like sheep which have no shepherd.
Matthew 10:29 "Aren't two sparrows sold for an assarion coin? Not one of them falls on the ground apart from your Father's will,
Matthew 13:5 Others fell on rocky ground, where they didn't have much soil, and immediately they sprang up, because they had no depth of earth.
Matthew 13:8 But other fell into good ground, and brought forth fruit, some an hundredfold, some sixtyfold, some thirtyfold.
Matthew 13:20 He who has received the seed on the rocky ground is the man who hears the Message and immediately receives it with joy.
Matthew 13:23 What was sown on the good ground, this is he who hears the word, and understands it, who most certainly bears fruit, and brings forth, some one hundred times as much, some sixty, and some thirty."
Matthew 13:31 Another parable He put before them. "The Kingdom of the Heavens," He said, "is like a mustard-seed, which a man takes and sows in his ground.
Matthew 13:44 "The Kingdom of the Heavens is like treasure buried in the open country, which a man finds, but buries again, and, in his joy about it, goes and sells all he has and buys that piece of ground.
Matthew 15:35 He commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground;
Matthew 17:6 When the disciples heard it, they fell on their faces, and were very afraid.
Matthew 18:26 The servant therefore fell down and kneeled before him, saying,'Lord, have patience with me, and I will repay you all!'
Matthew 18:29 "So his fellow servant fell down at his feet and begged him, saying,'Have patience with me, and I will repay you!'
Matthew 25:18 But he who received the one went away and dug in the earth, and hid his lord's money.
Matthew 25:25 So being afraid I went and buried your talent in the ground: there you have what belongs to you.'
Matthew 26:39 He went forward a little, fell on his face, and prayed, saying, "My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass away from me; nevertheless, not what I desire, but what you desire."
Matthew 27:8 for which reason that piece of ground received the name, which it still bears, of 'the Field of Blood.'
Matthew 28:9 And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.
Mark 4:5 Others fell on the rocky ground, where it had little soil, and immediately it sprang up, because it had no depth of soil.
Mark 4:8 Others fell into the good ground, and yielded fruit, growing up and increasing. Some brought forth thirty times, some sixty times, and some one hundred times as much."
Mark 4:16 And these are they likewise which are sown on stony ground; who, when they have heard the word, immediately receive it with gladness;
Mark 4:20 Those which were sown on the good ground are those who hear the word, and accept it, and bear fruit, some thirty times, some sixty times, and some one hundred times."
Mark 4:26 And he said, So is the kingdom of God, as if a man should cast seed into the ground;
Mark 4:31 It's like a grain of mustard seed, which, when it is sown in the earth, though it is less than all the seeds that are on the earth,
Mark 8:6 He commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground, and he took the seven loaves. Having given thanks, he broke them, and gave them to his disciples to serve, and they served the multitude.
Mark 9:18 and wherever it comes upon him, it dashes him to the ground, and he foams at the mouth and grinds his teeth, and he is pining away. I begged your disciples to expel it, but they had not the power."
Mark 9:20 They brought him to him, and when he saw him, immediately the spirit convulsed him, and he fell on the ground, wallowing and foaming at the mouth.
Mark 9:38 "Rabbi," said John to Him, "we saw a man making use of your name to expel demons, and we tried to hinder him, on the ground that he did not follow us."
Mark 14:35 He went forward a little, and fell on the ground, and prayed that, if it were possible, the hour might pass away from him.
Luke 5:12 It happened, while he was in one of the cities, behold, there was a man full of leprosy. When he saw Jesus, he fell on his face, and begged him, saying, "Lord, if you want to, you can make me clean."
Luke 6:49 And he that has heard and not done, is like a man who has built a house on the ground without a foundation, on which the stream broke, and immediately it fell, and the breach of that house was great.
Luke 8:8 Other fell into the good ground, and grew, and brought forth fruit one hundred times." As he said these things, he called out, "He who has ears to hear, let him hear!"
Luke 8:15 That in the good ground, these are such as in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, hold it tightly, and bring forth fruit with patience.
Luke 9:42 Now while the youth was coming, the spirit dashed him to the ground and cruelly convulsed him. But Jesus rebuked the foul spirit, and cured the youth and gave him back to his father.
Luke 12:16 He spoke a parable to them, saying, "The ground of a certain rich man brought forth abundantly.
Luke 13:7 Then said he unto the dresser of his vineyard, Behold, these three years I come seeking fruit on this fig tree, and find none: cut it down; why cumbereth it the ground?
Luke 14:18 And they all with one consent began to make excuse. The first said unto him, I have bought a piece of ground, and I must needs go and see it: I pray thee have me excused.
Luke 16:17 But it is easier for earth and sky to pass away than for one smallest detail of the Law to fall to the ground.
Luke 19:44 and will dash you and your children within you to the ground. They will not leave in you one stone on another, because you didn't know the time of your visitation."
Luke 22:44 Being in agony he prayed more earnestly. His sweat became like great drops of blood falling down on the ground.
Luke 23:14 "You have brought this man to me on a charge of corrupting the loyalty of the people. But, you see, I have examined him in your presence and have discovered in the man no ground for the accusations which you bring against him.
Luke 24:5 The women were terrified; but, as they stood with their faces bowed to the ground, the men said to them, "Why do you search among the dead for Him who is living?
John 2:15 So He plaited a whip of rushes, and drove all--both sheep and bullocks--out of the Temple. The small coin of the brokers He upset on the ground and overturned their tables.
John 4:5 So he came to a city of Samaria, called Sychar, near the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son, Joseph.
John 6:10 "Make the people sit down," said Jesus. The ground was covered with thick grass; so they sat down, the adult men numbering about 5,000.
John 6:11 Then Jesus took the loaves, and after giving thanks He distributed them to those who were resting on the ground; and also the fish in like manner--as much as they desired.
John 8:6 They said this testing him, that they might have something to accuse him of. But Jesus stooped down, and wrote on the ground with his finger.
John 8:8 Again he stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground.
John 8:37 You are descendants of Abraham, I know; but you want to kill me, because my teaching gains no ground within you.
John 9:6 When he had said this, he spat on the ground, made mud with the saliva, anointed the blind man's eyes with the mud,
John 12:24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except a corn of wheat fall into the ground and die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth forth much fruit.
John 18:6 When therefore he said to them, "I am he," they went backward, and fell to the ground.
John 20:5 Stooping and looking in, he saw the linen cloths lying there on the ground, but he did not go in.
John 20:6 Simon Peter, however, also came, following him, and entered the tomb. There on the ground he saw the cloths;
Acts 1:18 (Now having bought a piece of ground with the money paid for his wickedness he fell there with his face downwards, and, his body bursting open, he became disembowelled.
Acts 6:14 For we have heard him say that Jesus, the Nazarene, will pull this place down to the ground and will change the customs which Moses handed down to us."
Acts 7:5 But he gave him no inheritance in it, no, not a single square yard of ground. And yet He promised to bestow the land as a permanent possession on him and his posterity after him--and promised this at a time when Abraham was childless.
Acts 7:33 The Lord said to him,'Take your sandals off of your feet, for the place where you stand is holy ground.
Acts 7:54 Now when they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed at him with their teeth.
Acts 9:4 and falling to the ground he heard a voice which said to him, "Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting Me?"
Acts 9:8 Saul arose from the ground, and when his eyes were opened, he saw no one. They led him by the hand, and brought him into Damascus.
Acts 10:11 He saw heaven opened and a certain container descending to him, like a great sheet let down by four corners on the earth,
Acts 13:28 Though they found no cause for death, they still asked Pilate to have him killed.
Acts 20:9 A certain young man named Eutychus sat in the window, weighed down with deep sleep. As Paul spoke still longer, being weighed down by his sleep, he fell down from the third story, and was taken up dead.
Acts 22:7 I fell to the ground, and heard a voice saying to me,'Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?'
Acts 25:10 "I am standing before Caesar's tribunal," replied Paul, "where alone I ought to be tried. The Jews have no real ground of complaint against me, as in fact you yourself are beginning to see more clearly.
Acts 26:14 We all fell to the ground; and I heard a voice which said to me in Hebrew, "'Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting Me? You are finding it painful to kick against the ox-goad.'
Acts 27:29 Fearing that we would run aground on rocky ground, they let go four anchors from the stern, and wished for daylight.
Acts 28:18 who, when they had examined me, desired to set me free, because there was no cause of death in me.
Romans 3:20 For on the ground of obedience to Law no man living will be declared righteous before Him. Law simply brings a sure knowledge of sin.
Romans 3:27 Where then is there room for your boasting? It is for ever shut out. On what principle? On the ground of merit? No, but on the ground of faith.
Romans 3:30 unless you can deny that it is one and the same God who will pronounce the circumcised to be acquitted on the ground of faith, and the uncircumcised to be acquitted through the same faith.
Romans 4:2 For if he was held to be righteous on the ground of his actions, he has something to boast of; but not in the presence of God.
Romans 15:23 But now, as there is no more unoccupied ground in this part of the world, and I have for years past been eager to pay you a visit,
1 Corinthians 5:6 It is no good thing--this which you make the ground of your boasting. Do you not know that a little yeast corrupts the whole of the dough?
1 Corinthians 9:15 But I have used none of these things, and I don't write these things that it may be done so in my case; for I would rather die, than that anyone should make my boasting void.
1 Corinthians 9:16 For if I preach the Good News, I have nothing to boast about; for necessity is laid on me; but woe is to me, if I don't preach the Good News.
1 Corinthians 10:25 Whatever is sold in the butcher shop, eat, asking no question for the sake of conscience,
1 Corinthians 10:27 But if one of those who don't believe invites you to a meal, and you are inclined to go, eat whatever is set before you, asking no questions for the sake of conscience.
1 Corinthians 10:29 But now I mean his conscience, not your own. "Why, on what ground," you may object, "is the question of my liberty of action to be decided by a conscience not my own?
2 Corinthians 4:9 pursued, yet never left unsuccoured; struck to the ground, yet never slain;
2 Corinthians 5:12 We are not again commending ourselves to your favour, but are furnishing you with a ground of boasting on our behalf, so that you may have a reply ready for those with whom superficial appearances are everything and sincerity of heart counts for nothing.
2 Corinthians 11:12 But I will persist in the same line of conduct in order to cut the ground from under the feet of those who desire an opportunity of getting themselves recognized as being on a level with us in the matters about which they boast.
Galatians 3:2 Answer me this one question, "Is it on the ground of your obedience to the Law that you received the Spirit, or is it because, when you heard, you believed?"
Galatians 3:5 He who gives you His Spirit and works miracles among you--does He do so on the ground of your obedience to the Law, or is it the result of your having heard and believed:
Ephesians 2:8 For it is by grace that you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves. It is God's gift, and is not on the ground of merit--
Ephesians 6:13 Therefore put on the complete armour of God, so that you may be able to stand your ground on the day of battle, and, having fought to the end, to remain victors on the field.
2 Thessalonians 2:15 So then, brethren, stand your ground, and hold fast to the teachings which you have received from us, whether by word of mouth or by letter.
1 Timothy 3:15 but if I wait long, that you may know how men ought to behave themselves in the house of God, which is the assembly of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth. Paul's Letter to Titus
1 Timothy 6:2 Those who have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brothers, but rather let them serve them, because those who partake of the benefit are believing and beloved. Teach and exhort these things.
Hebrews 6:7 For ground which drinks the rain which comes often upon it, and produces useful herbs for those for whose sakes also it is tilled, partakes of blessing from God;
Hebrews 10:32 But remember the former days, in which, after you were enlightened, you endured a great struggle with sufferings;
Hebrews 11:30 Through faith the walls of Jericho fell to the ground after being surrounded for seven days.
Hebrews 11:38 They wandered across deserts and mountains, or hid themselves in caves and in holes in the ground.
1 Peter 5:10 But the God of all grace who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, when ye have suffered for a little while, himself shall make perfect, stablish, strengthen, ground:
Revelation 6:13 The stars in the sky also fell to the earth, as when a fig-tree, upon being shaken by a gale of wind, casts its unripe figs to the ground.
Revelation 18:8 "For this reason calamities shall come thick upon her on a single day--death and sorrow and famine--and she shall be burned to the ground. For strong is the Lord God who has judged her.
Genesis 1:9 God said, "Let the waters under the sky be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear;" and it was so.
Genesis 1:10 God called the dry land "earth," and the gathering together of the waters he called "seas." God saw that it was good.
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