SKIP TO CONTENT

grounding

Definitions of grounding
  1. noun
    education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge
    “a good grounding in mathematics”
    synonyms: foundation
    see moresee less
    type of:
    education
    knowledge acquired by learning and instruction
  2. noun
    fastening electrical equipment to earth
    synonyms: earthing
    see moresee less
    type of:
    attachment, fastening
    the act of fastening things together
Word Family
EDITOR’S CHOICE

Test prep from the experts

Boost your test score with programs developed by Vocabulary.com’s experts.

  • Proven methods: Learn faster, remember longer with our scientific approach.
  • Personalized plan: We customize your experience to maximize your learning.
  • Strategic studying: Focus on the words that are most crucial for success.

SAT/PSAT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 8 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

TOEFL

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 10 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

ACT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 700+
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Time: 1 hour / week