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ground stove (noun) : a rudimentary stove consisting of a grate placed over a hole dug in the ground and esp. one that is used in some parts of China

Submitted by: Kevin Maynard from United Kingdom on Jan. 06, 2010 03:40

ground truth

(noun) : information known and presented by a reliable source (or first-hand witness) that confirms the accuracy or corrects the inaccuracy of reportage presented by a news personality (usu. in a studio) without direct knowledge of an event (e.g. war or severe weather)

The National Weather Service calls ham radio operators its eyes and ears...who provide 'ground truth' about severe weather... —American Statesman, Dec. 10, 2008

Submitted by: Justin Williams from Mississippi on Apr. 21, 2011 16:28


(noun) : the state or condition of being grounded

Submitted by: Shelley from Texas on Nov. 23, 2014 14:52

(noun) : the parental action of punishment upon their child for wrongdoing

Since I am not on groundation anymore I can go to the movies.

Submitted by: Slverflyr from California on Apr. 30, 2008 12:24

(noun) : the state of being grounded for a very long time

I can't call you tonight because my dad put me on groundation.

Submitted by: Soccerbabe from Virginia on Mar. 18, 2008 16:39

(noun) : a form of being grounded

No, dude—I can't talk on the phone because I'm still on groundation.

Submitted by: Hanna Letts from California on Mar. 11, 2008 19:48

(noun) : the period of being grounded

Until I get off groundation, I won't be able to come over.

Submitted by: Jordan Kithcart from Florida on Sep. 13, 2007 10:47

(noun) : the state of being grounded

My groundation is over in 2 weeks.

Submitted by: Emily Duchene from Arkansas on May. 15, 2007 22:22

(noun) : the state of being restricted from frequent activities over the course of a specified length of time

I was put on groundation for a month after I ditched school.

Submitted by: Anonymous on Oct. 26, 2005 22:59

groundwaste (noun) : waste that comes from the ground

Submitted by: Anonymous on Jan. 08, 2008 21:34

group text (noun) : a single text message sent to several persons at once

I already sent a group text to the girls, informing them of Yuri's birthday.

Submitted by: Lean from Philippines on May. 19, 2009 05:11

groupage (noun) : an act or instance of grouping people or things together

Submitted by: Aaron from Florida on Feb. 20, 2009 11:09

groupie (noun) : an image of a group of people taken by a member of the group using a digital camera especially for posting on social networks

Submitted by: Jade Kevin Santos from Philippines on Jan. 15, 2014 22:54

groupify (verb) : to form a group

The girls on the couch decided to groupify to make room for another person.

Submitted by: Rachel Dawson from Utah on Nov. 02, 2008 23:45

grousy (adjective) : In a foul mood, apt to grumble, often to the point of being cause for complaint or grievance From the word grouse.

In a grousy mood, he answered the telephone rudely and sighed at the person on the other line.

Submitted by: Uniquewordywoman from Iowa on Oct. 11, 2005 13:20

Grownaphobia (adjective) : afraid of adults (though you still respect them)

my cause for grownaphobia happened when I was a little girl. —jacqueline, imagimation, creativity, 1/19/06

Submitted by: jacqueline from New Jersey on Jan. 19, 2006 22:01