Definition of groundshare in English:

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groundshare

Pronunciation: /ˈɡroundˌSHer/
British

verb

[no object]
(Of a sports team) share a home field with at least one other team: Plymouth Argyle rejected approaches by the Tigers to groundshare at Home Park (as noun groundsharing) there are commercial advantages to groundsharing
More example sentences
  • Coventry City's plan to groundshare with Northampton for three years has been approved by the Football League.
  • The Walsall boss has poured cold water on heavy speculation that Coventry could groundshare at the Banks's Stadium next season.
  • Many fans have expressed anger across internet and social media over the plans to groundshare at Northampton Town.

noun

An arrangement whereby two or more sports teams share a home field: a possible groundshare between York City FC and York City Knights RLFC has not been ruled out by either club
More example sentences
  • A poll of Inverness supporters is being conducted to determine whether they would favour a groundshare with Aberdeen next season.
  • A groundshare, then, could be a threat to the economic viability of the club.
  • The MP has previously tabled several Early Daily Motions in the House of Commons questioning Coventry's groundshare with Northampton Town.

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Syllabification: ground·share

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