aground

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From Middle English agrounde, on grounde (on ground), equivalent to a- +‎ ground.

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aground (not comparable)

  1. (nautical, of a normally floating craft) Resting on the bottom.
  2. (obsolete, slang) Stuck fast, stopped, at a loss, ruined, like a boat which has run aground.

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aground (not comparable)

  1. (nautical, of a normally floating craft) Resting on the bottom.

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