home ground


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home ground

n
a familiar area or topic
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.home ground - the type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurshome ground - the type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs; "a marine habitat"; "he felt safe on his home grounds"
environs, surround, surroundings, environment - the area in which something exists or lives; "the country--the flat agricultural surround"
habitation - the native habitat or home of an animal or plant
Translations

home ground

n (fig) to be on home groundessere sul proprio terreno
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Sources close to Mudgal said that Test skipper Virat Kohli was so happy to see the match being played at his home ground and Mudgal making sure that every small thing falls in place that he congratulated him when the two met at the practice nets adjacent to the main ground.
The distance from the home ground and the first match and a flight back to the home ground after the last match were also included.
Contract award: servicing of chemical toilets and drains located on the home ground of travellers in algrange.
Pune, incidentally, will be the new home ground for the Punjab side -- who played their home matches in Mohali all these years.
DERBY midfielder Will Hughes is sure it will be "fairly strange" playing at his home ground for England Under 21s against Wales tonight, but is relishing the prospect.
Northpark United were beaten on home ground as East Liverpool FC secured a 4-2 victory and Victoria Memorial secured a cracking 5-2 away win at AFC Kirkby while Mandela FC and Speke Dunnies fought out a 1-1 draw.
SURREY'S home ground has lived up to its reputation as one of the best batting pitches in the country recently.
The average value of properties close to its home ground slid by 11%.
Chris Tremlett has been retained from the initial squad for the third Test and Graham Onions brought back into the reckoning for a possible return on his home ground.
Sydney, May 26 ( ANI ): English cricket legend Geoffrey Boycott has praised upcoming cricketer Joe Root, saying that he had played 'beautifully' after he scored a maiden Test hundred, against New Zealand, at his Headingley home ground.
JOE Root plans to continue "living my dream" by lining up for his first Test appearance on his home ground of Headingley.
In the day s other match, IPL debutants Pune Warriors made a winning start in their campaign by beating Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets at their home ground.