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English definition of “garden”

garden

noun     /ˈɡɑːdən/
A1 [C] UK (US yard) an area of ground belonging to a house, often containing grass, flowers, or trees: the front/back garden Dad's outside in the garden.Gardens and yards
a piece of land, usually near a home, where flowers and other plants are grown: We have a vegetable garden.Gardens and yards
gardens [plural] a park or large public area where plants and flowers are grownGardens and yards
garden verb [I] to work in a garden, growing plants and making it look attractiveGardening - general words
(Definition of garden noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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