NounGarden (plural Gardens)
- An outdoor area containing one or more types of plants, usually plants grown for food (vegetable garden) or ornamental purposes (flower garden).
- (in the plural) Such an ornamental place to which the public have access.
- The grounds at the front or back of a house.
- (figuratively) A cluster, a bunch.
- (slang) Pubic hair or the genitalia it masks.
- (intransitive, chiefly North America) to grow plants in a garden; to create or maintain a garden.
- (intransitive, cricket) of a batsman, to inspect and tap the pitch lightly with the bat so as to smooth out small rough patches and irregularities.
Garden (not comparable)
- Of, relating to, in, from or for use in a garden.
- Common, ordinary, domesticated.
Adjectives for Garden
colonization; mellowing; exotic; luxuriant; bowery; celebrated; fateful; private; curious; aquatic; countless (plural); tranquil; radiant; delicious; odorous; fabled; spacious; desolate; ample; rustic; walled; extensive; seedy; orchard; ravaged; shady; tiny; broken; terraced; revived; alluring; vigorous; suburban; enchanted; sequestered; neglected; stately; weedless; beautiful; untidy; hanging; sunny; formal; productive; magnificent; illuminated; rock; delightful; dainty.
Verbs for Garden
cultivate—; delve in—; fence—; fringe—; girdle—; hedge in—; plan—; plot—; preserve—; putter in—; rejoice in—; sow—; sprinkle—; stroll through—; till—; tour—; transplant to—; wall in—; water—; —delights; —nourishes; —thrives.
botanical garden, bourgeois, canon, chaste, chrestomathy, classic, classical, collectanea, collected works, collection, common, commonplace, compilation, complete works, conventional, crop, delectus, dry garden, dryfarm, efflorescent, everyday, farm, floral, floreate, florescent, floriate, floriated, floricultural, florid, florilegium, flower bed, flower garden, flowered, flowering, flowers, flowery, garden spot, garden-variety, garland, grape ranch, grapery, grow, herbarium, homely, homespun, horticultural, hortulan, hortus siccus, household, in bloom, in blossom, in flower, inflorescent, jardin, kitchen garden, market garden, matter-of-fact, middle-class, miscellanea, miscellany, multiflorous, no great shakes, nondescript, normal, omnibus, ordinary, ornamental garden, paradise, photograph album, pinetum, plain, plastic, prosaic, prosy, pure, pure and simple, quotation book, radiciflorous, raise, ranch, rear, regular, rhizanthous, rock garden, roof garden, run-of-mine, run-of-the-mill, scrapbook, sharecrop, shrubbery, simple, suburban, sunken garden, symposium, tea garden, truck garden, unexceptional, uniflorous, unnoteworthy, unremarkable, unspectacular, usual, vegetable garden, victory garden, vinery, vineyard, workaday, workday, Attic, Festschrift, Japanese garden, album, alpine garden, ana, analects, anthology, arboretum, average, beauties, bed, blooming, bloomy, blossoming, bog garden, border,
Old Northern French gardin, diminutive (cf. Vulgar Latin hortus gardinus) or oblique form of *gard (compare Old French jart), from Old Low Franconian *gardo 'fenced in yard, garden' (compare Dutch gaarde, gaard), from Proto-Germanic *gardô (compare West Frisian gard, Low German Garden, German Garten), from Proto-Germanic *gardaz (“yeard”). More at yard.
- (RP) IPA: /ˈɡɑːdən/, SAMPA: /"gA:d@n/
- (US) enPR: gärʹdən, IPA: /ˈɡɑːrdən/, SAMPA: /"gA:rd@n/
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- Rhymes: -ɑː(r)dən
- (decorative place outside):
- (gardens with public access): park, public gardens
- (grounds at the front or back of a house): yard (US)
- (the pubic hair): See pubic hair
- back garden
- castle garden
- flower garden
- front garden
- herb garden
- market garden
- public gardens
- rose garden
- vegetable garden
- zoological garden, zoological gardens
- (in cricket): farm
- singular definite of garde
- third-person plural present subjunctive of gardar
- singular definite of gard
- singular definite of garde