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grounds·keep·er

 (groundz′kē′pər) also ground·keep·er (ground′-)
n.
One who maintains grounds, as of an estate, park, or athletic field.

grounds′keep′ing n.

groundskeeper

(ˈɡraʊndzˌkiːpə)
n
the US name for a groundsman

grounds•keep•er

(ˈgraʊndzˌki pər)

also groundkeeper



n.
a person responsible for the care and maintenance of an estate, park, football field, or the like.
[1950–55]
grounds′keep`ing, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.groundskeeper - someone who maintains the grounds (of an estate or park or athletic field)groundskeeper - someone who maintains the grounds (of an estate or park or athletic field)
gardener - someone employed to work in a garden
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There are references to Irvine Welsh's Trainspotting, Hogwarts from JK Rowling's Harry Potter books and Groundskeeper Willie from The Simpsons.
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The groundskeeper was a big, scruffy-looking man with tangles of graying hair pushing out from his baseball cap.
According to court papers, the 55-year-old woman allegedly attacked Seagal's groundskeeper by "forcefully kicking him twice, in the groin, and on his shin, causing a two-inch contusion on his leg" before she threw rocks on Seagal's window, reports The Daily Express.
EMMERDALE It's not shaping up to be a good week for Sam Dingle, below, what with Shadrach gone and the slow-witted groundskeeper having stumbled upon a murder scene.
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Liang Wenchong, the first Chinese golfer to play the British Open, practiced his swing as a teenager using sticks of firewood and balls his mother brought home from her job as a groundskeeper on China's first modern course.
Until then, a member of the crew will be working with city parks groundskeeper Fred Dowell to try to establish a pattern of the alligator's whereabouts and movements.