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English definition of “on the ground”

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on the ground

among the general public: Their political ideas have a lot of support on the ground.
Translations of “on the ground”
in Chinese (Traditional) 在公眾中, 在普通百姓中…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在公众中, 在普通百姓中…
(Definition of on the ground from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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