Garden bed

gar·den

 (gär′dn)

n.

1.

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a. a plot of land used for the cultivation of flowers, vegetables, herbs, or fruit.

b. an arrangement of living material that is cultivated for food, as a fungus garden maintained by ants.

2. often gardens grounds laid out with flowers, trees, and ornamental shrubs and used for recreation or display: public gardens; a botanical garden.

3. a yard or lawn.

4. a fertile, well-cultivated region.

5.

a. an open-air establishment where refreshments are served.

b. a large public auditorium or arena.

v. gar·dened, gar·den·ing, gar·dens

v.tr.

1. to cultivate (a plot of ground) as a garden.

2. to furnish with a garden.

v.intr.

1. to plant or tend a garden.

2. to work as a gardener.

adj.

1. of, suitable to, or used in a garden: garden tools; garden vegetables.

2. provided with open areas and greenery: a garden community.

3. garden-variety.

idiom:

lead/take down the garden path

to mislead or deceive (another).


[middle english gardin, from old north french, from gart, of germanic origin; see gher- in indo-european roots.]

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garden

(ˈɡɑːdən)

n

1. (horticulture)

a. an area of land, usually planted with grass, trees, flowerbeds, etc, adjoining a house. us and canadian word: yard

b. (as modifier): a garden chair.

2. (horticulture)

a. an area of land used for the cultivation of ornamental plants, herbs, fruit, vegetables, trees, etc

b. (as modifier): garden tools. horticultural

3. (horticulture) (often plural) such an area of land that is open to the public, sometimes part of a park: botanical gardens.

4.

a. a fertile and beautiful region

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b. (as modifier): a garden paradise.

5. (modifier) provided with or surrounded by a garden or gardens: a garden flat.

6. lead a person up the garden path informal to mislead or deceive a person

adj

common or garden informal ordinary; unexceptional

vb

(horticulture) to work in, cultivate, or take care of (a garden, plot of land, etc)

[c14: from old french gardin, of germanic origin; compare old high german gart enclosure; see yard2 (sense 1)]

ˈgardenless adj

ˈgarden-ˌlike adj

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gar•den

(ˈgɑr dn)

n.

1. a plot of ground, usu. near a house, where flowers, shrubs, vegetables, fruits, or herbs are cultivated.

2. a piece of ground or other space, commonly with ornamental plants, trees, etc., used as a park.

3. a fertile spot. adj.

5. pertaining to, produced in, or suitable for a garden.

6. garden-variety. v.i.

7. to tend a garden. idioms:

lead down or up the garden path, to deceive.

[1300–50; < old north french gardin, old french jardin < germanic; compare old high german garto (see yard2)]

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garden


past participle: gardened

gerund: gardening

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garden

yard

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thesaurusantonymsrelated wordssynonymslegend:

noun 1. garden bedgarden – a plot of ground where plants are cultivated

flower garden – a garden featuring flowering plants

formal garden – a garden laid out on regular lines with plants arranged in symmetrical locations or in geometrical designs

orchard, woodlet, grove, plantation – garden consisting of a small cultivated wood without undergrowth

herb garden – a garden for growing herbs

hop field, hop garden – a garden where hops are grown

kitchen garden, vegetable garden, vegetable patch – a small garden where vegetables are grown

landscaping – a garden laid out for esthetic effect; “they spent a great deal of money on the landscaping”

market garden – a garden where fruit and vegetables are grown for marketing

pot farm – a plot of ground where marijuana is grown and harvested (often hidden in a national forest)

rock garden, rockery – a garden featuring rocks; usually alpine plants

roof garden – a garden on a flat roof of a building

rose garden – a garden for growing roses

sunken garden – a garden set below the level of the ground surrounding it

tea garden – a public garden where tea is served

topiary – a garden having shrubs clipped or trimmed into decorative shapes especially of animals

plot of ground, plot of land, patch, plot – a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation; “a bean plot”; “a cabbage patch”; “a briar patch”

2. garden – the flowers or vegetables or fruits or herbs that are cultivated in a garden

botany, flora, vegetation – all the plant life in a particular region or period; “pleistocene vegetation”; “the flora of southern california”; “the botany of china”

3. garden – a yard or lawn adjoining a house

patio, terrace – usually paved outdoor area adjoining a residence

curtilage, grounds, yard – the enclosed land around a house or other building; “it was a small house with almost no yard”

verb 1. garden – work in the garden; “my hobby is gardening”

gardening, horticulture – the cultivation of plants

landscape – do landscape gardening; “my sons landscapes for corporations and earns a good living”

tend – have care of or look after; “she tends to the children”

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garden

quotations

“god almighty first planted a garden, and, indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures” [francis bacon essays]

“the kiss of the sun for pardon,”

“the song of the birds for mirth,”

“one is nearer god’s heart in a garden”

“than anywhere else on earth” [dorothy frances gurney god’s garden]

“paradise haunts gardens, and some gardens are paradises” [derek jarman derek jarman’s garden]

“if you would be happy for a week, take a wife; if you would be happy for a month, kill your pig; but if you would be happy all your life, plant a garden” chinese proverb

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garden

adjective

being of no special quality or type:

average, common, commonplace, cut-and-dried, formulaic, garden-variety, indifferent, mediocre, ordinary, plain, routine, run-of-the-mill, standard, stock, undistinguished, unexceptional, unremarkable.

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translations

حديقةحَدِيقَةحَديقَهيُزيِّن بالحَدائِق

jardíparc

zahradazahradnízahradničit

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havehave-lave havearbejdeparkanlæg

ĝardenaĝardeniĝardenogazonopubhararo

aedpark

puutarhapuisto

vrt

kertkertészkedikparkudvar

taman

fást viî garîyrkjugarðurgarîur

정원

hortus

sodassodininkassodininkavimassvečių suėjimas sodedirbti sode

dārza-dārzskopt dārzustrādāt dārzā

grădină

záhradazáhradkazáhradníčiťzáhradný

vrtpark

trädgårdparktomt

สวน

vườn

garden

[ˈgɑːdn]

a. njardín m; (= vegetable garden) → huerto m

the garden of edenel edén

(public) gardensparque msing, jardines mpl

everything in the garden is lovelytodo va a las mil maravillas

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garden

[ˈgɑːrdən]

njardin m cottage garden

collins english/french electronic resource. © harpercollins publishers 2005

garden


garden

in cpdsgarten-;

garden burger

ngemüseburger m

garden centre, (us) garden center


garden

:


garden

:

garden path

n to lead somebody up (esp brit) or down (esp us) the garden (fig)jdn an der nase herumführen (inf)

garden produce

n (= vegetables)gartengemüse nt; (= fruit)gartenobst nt

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collins italian dictionary 1st edition © harpercollins publishers 1995

garden

(ˈgaːdn) noun

a piece of ground on which flowers, vegetables etc are grown. a small garden at the front of the house; (also adjective) a garden slug. verb

to work in a garden, usually as a hobby. the old lady does not garden much.ˈgardener noun

a person who works in, and looks after, a garden. ˈgardening noun

the work of looking after a garden. gardening is his favourite hobby; (also adjective) gardening clothes/tools.ˈgardens noun singular or plural

a park, especially one where animals are kept or special trees or flowers are grown. zoological/botanical gardens.garden party

a large (usually formal) party, held in the garden of a house etc.

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garden

حَدِيقَة zahrada have garten κήπος jardín puutarha jardin vrt giardino 정원 tuin hage ogród jardim сад trädgård สวน bahçe vườn 花园

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