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groundsman Syllabification: grounds·man
Pronunciation: /ˈɡroun(d)zmən/

Definition of groundsman in English:

noun (plural groundsmen)

British term for groundskeeper.
Example sentences
  • To begin by noting that this exhibition includes a transcript of an interview the artist conducted with the head groundsman of Ellis Park stadium might suggest that it is a bit tedious.
  • Let's hope that the Croke Park groundsmen raise the level of the mower a few inches higher when they make their last cut before the All-Ireland football final.
  • He now works as a groundsman at the Ross Park Primary School.

Words that rhyme with groundsman

groundsmen, roundsman, roundsmen, townsman, townsmen

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