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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.
a. an open-air establishment where refreshments are served.
b. a large public auditorium or arena.
v. gar·dened, gar·den·ing, gar·dens
1. to cultivate (a plot of ground) as a garden.
2. to furnish with a garden.
1. to plant or tend a garden.
2. to work as a gardener.
1. of, suitable to, or used in a garden: garden tools; garden vegetables.
2. provided with open areas and greenery: a garden community.
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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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.
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.
a. a fertile and beautiful region
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
common or garden informal ordinary; unexceptional
(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)]
collins english dictionary – complete and unabridged, 12th edition 2014 © harpercollins publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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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past participle: gardened
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|noun||1.||garden – 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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“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
collins thesaurus of the english language – complete and unabridged 2nd edition. 2002 © harpercollins publishers 1995, 2002
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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fást viî garîyrkjugarðurgarîur
sodassodininkassodininkavimassvečių suėjimas sodedirbti sode
dārza-dārzskopt dārzustrādāt dārzā
a. n → jardín m; (= vegetable garden) → huerto m
the garden of eden → el edén
(public) gardens → parque msing, jardines mpl
everything in the garden is lovely → todo va a las mil maravillas
collins spanish dictionary – complete and unabridged 8th edition 2005 © william collins sons & co. ltd. 1971, 1988 © harpercollins publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n → jardin m cottage garden
collins english/french electronic resource. © harpercollins publishers 2005
in cpds → garten-;
n → gemüseburger m
garden centre, (us) garden center
n to lead somebody up (esp brit) or down (esp us) the garden (fig) → jdn an der nase herumführen (inf)
n (= vegetables) → gartengemüse nt; (= fruit) → gartenobst nt
collins german dictionary – complete and unabridged 7th edition 2005. © william collins sons & co. ltd. 1980 © harpercollins publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
collins italian dictionary 1st edition © harpercollins publishers 1995
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.
kernerman english multilingual dictionary © +61404532026 k dictionaries ltd.
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