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garden

gar·den

garden

 
 
pronunciation:
gar dn
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, intransitive verb, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an area of land used for cultivating plants such as flowers, vegetables, or herbs.
We're planning to put in a garden just there, and we're going to plant petunias.
 
similar words:
bed
definition 2: (often. pl.) a public park or recreation area, often devoted to the housing and display of plants or animals.
botanical gardenszoological gardens
definition 3: (chiefly British) an area around one's home planted with grass, flowers, or other plants; yard.
The children are playing out in the garden.
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of, intended for, or raised in a garden.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: gardened, gardening, gardens
definition: to plant or cultivate a garden.
 
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to use (a plot of ground) for cultivating a garden.
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  • gardener:
    a person who gardens for fun or for work.
  • gardening:
    the activity of planting and taking care of a garden.
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biblical garden
kinds of soil related to gardening
some activities in gardening
some flowers found in gardens
some places for gardens
some things used in gardening