Translation of "ground" - English-Korean dictionary

ground

noun /ɡraʊnd/
the ground

B1 the surface of the earth

지면, 땅
I sat down on the ground.

[ no plural ] the soil in an area

토양
The ground was soft after the rain.

B1 UK an area of land used for a particular activity

-장
a football ground
grounds [ plural ]

the land around a building

구내
the grounds of the hospital
Smoking is not allowed on school grounds.
grounds [ plural ]

a reason for doing or believing something

이유
I refused on the grounds that (= because) it was too risky.
We have grounds to believe that you have been lying to us.

(Translation of “ground noun” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)