stamping-ground

Translations

stamping-ground

[ˈstæmpɪŋˌgraʊnd] Nterritorio m
this is his private stamping-groundéste es terreno particular suyo, éste es coto cerrado de su propiedad
to keep off sb's stamping-groundno invadir el territorio de algn
References in classic literature ?
He could not, however, erase from his memory the fact that the woman he loved was within a short journey of the stamping-ground of his tribe; nor could he banish the haunting fear that she might be constantly in danger.
SEVERAL YEARS had elapsed since I had found the op-portunity to do any big-game hunting; for at last I had my plans almost perfected for a return to my old stamping-grounds in northern Africa, where in other days I had had excellent sport in pursuit of the king of beasts.
The further south I should travel on the west side of the island, the more frightful would the dangers become as I neared the stamping-grounds of the more hideous reptilia and the haunts of the Alus and the Ho-lu, all of which were at the southern half of the island; and then if I should not find the members of my party, what was to become of me?
Has declined to pick up the bit in recent appearances, but worth another chance in view of his smart record round this favourite stamping-ground.