Meaning of AGROUND in English

adv. Function: adjective

being or becoming forced onto the ground or shore FF1C; the boat is aground and breaking up FF1E;

Synonyms: beached, grounded, stranded

Idioms: high and dry, on the rocks

Antonyms: afloat

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.