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I've named a couple things after Edgar Allan Poe: the cat, and my garden upstate, where I only planted black flowers and purple flowers - and there's a raven statue.
Hilarie Burton

Meaning of "garden" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GARDEN

From Old French gardin, of Germanic origin; compare Old High German gart enclosure.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GARDEN

garden  [ˈɡɑːdən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GARDEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Garden is a verb and can also act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb garden in English.

WHAT DOES GARDEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Garden

A garden is a planned space, usually outdoors, set aside for the display, cultivation, and enjoyment of plants and other forms of nature. The garden can incorporate both natural and man-made materials. The most common form today is known as a residential garden, but the term garden has traditionally been a more general one. Zoos, which display wild animals in simulated natural habitats, were formerly called zoological gardens. Western gardens are almost universally based on plants, with garden often signifying a shortened form of botanical garden. Some traditional types of eastern gardens, such as Zen gardens, use plants sparsely or not at all. Xeriscape gardens use local native plants that do not require irrigation or extensive use of other resources while still providing the benefits of a garden environment. Gardens may exhibit structural enhancements, sometimes called follies, including water features such as fountains, ponds, waterfalls or creeks, dry creek beds, statuary, arbors, trellises and more.

Definition of garden in the English dictionary

The first definition of garden in the dictionary is an area of land, usually planted with grass, trees, flowerbeds, etc, adjoining a house US and Canadian word: yard. Other definition of garden is an area of land used for the cultivation of ornamental plants, herbs, fruit, vegetables, trees, etc. Garden is also such an area of land that is open to the public, sometimes part of a park.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO GARDEN

PRESENT

Present
I garden
you garden
he/she/it gardens
we garden
you garden
they garden
Present continuous
I am gardening
you are gardening
he/she/it is gardening
we are gardening
you are gardening
they are gardening
Present perfect
I have gardened
you have gardened
he/she/it has gardened
we have gardened
you have gardened
they have gardened
Present perfect continuous
I have been gardening
you have been gardening
he/she/it has been gardening
we have been gardening
you have been gardening
they have been gardening
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I gardened
you gardened
he/she/it gardened
we gardened
you gardened
they gardened
Past continuous
I was gardening
you were gardening
he/she/it was gardening
we were gardening
you were gardening
they were gardening
Past perfect
I had gardened
you had gardened
he/she/it had gardened
we had gardened
you had gardened
they had gardened
Past perfect continuous
I had been gardening
you had been gardening
he/she/it had been gardening
we had been gardening
you had been gardening
they had been gardening
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will garden
you will garden
he/she/it will garden
we will garden
you will garden
they will garden
Future continuous
I will be gardening
you will be gardening
he/she/it will be gardening
we will be gardening
you will be gardening
they will be gardening
Future perfect
I will have gardened
you will have gardened
he/she/it will have gardened
we will have gardened
you will have gardened
they will have gardened
Future perfect continuous
I will have been gardening
you will have been gardening
he/she/it will have been gardening
we will have been gardening
you will have been gardening
they will have been gardening
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would garden
you would garden
he/she/it would garden
we would garden
you would garden
they would garden
Conditional continuous
I would be gardening
you would be gardening
he/she/it would be gardening
we would be gardening
you would be gardening
they would be gardening
Conditional perfect
I would have garden
you would have garden
he/she/it would have garden
we would have garden
you would have garden
they would have garden
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been gardening
you would have been gardening
he/she/it would have been gardening
we would have been gardening
you would have been gardening
they would have been gardening
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you garden
we let´s garden
you garden
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to garden
Past participle
gardened
Present Participle
gardening
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GARDEN


Arden
ˈɑːdən
Baden
ˈbaːdən
broaden
ˈbrɔːdən
burden
ˈbɜːdən
common-or-garden
ˌkɒmənərˈɡɑːdən
cordon
ˈkɔːdən
Dardan
ˈdɑːdən
Eden
ˈiːdən
farden
ˈfɑːdən
Gordon
ˈɡɔːdən
harden
ˈhɑːdən
Jordan
ˈdʒɔːdən
lardon
ˈlɑːdən
Nevadan
ˈnɪˈvɑːdən
pardon
ˈpɑːdən
reharden
riːˈhɑːdən
superharden
ˌsuːpərˈhɑːdən
Sweden
ˈswiːdən
Vardon
ˈvɑːdən
warden
ˈwɔːdən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GARDEN

gardant
garden apartment
garden centre
garden city
garden cress
garden flat
garden frame
garden gnome
garden heliotrope
garden hose
garden leave
garden mignonette
Garden of Eden
garden of remembrance
garden orache
garden party
garden path
garden pink
garden produce
garden roller

WORDS THAT END LIKE GARDEN

back garden
beer garden
botanic garden
churchwarden
common or garden
cottage garden
Covent Garden
Dolly Varden
flower garden
herb garden
kitchen garden
Leeuwarden
rock garden
roof garden
rose garden
sculpture garden
tax burden
tea garden
vegetable garden
winter garden
zoological garden

Synonyms and antonyms of garden in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GARDEN»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «garden» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of garden

Translation of «garden» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GARDEN

Find out the translation of garden to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of garden from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «garden» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

花园
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

jardín
570 millions of speakers

English

garden
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बगीचा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حَدِيقَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сад
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

jardim
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বাগান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

jardin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Taman
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Garten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

정원
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kebon
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vườn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தோட்டத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बाग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bahçe
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giardino
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ogród
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сад
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

grădină
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κήπος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tuin
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

trädgård
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hage
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of garden

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GARDEN»

The term «garden» is very widely used and occupies the 1.198 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GARDEN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «garden» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «garden» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about garden

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10 QUOTES WITH «GARDEN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word garden.
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Julie Andrews
I play with my grandchildren. I tend to my garden, which I love. Of course, I love to read, and family is really what it's all about.
2
Luis Barragan
A garden must combine the poetic and he mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy.
3
Maeve Binchy
I have been blessed with friends who do things rather than buy things: friends who will change books at the library, take a bag of your old clothes to a thrift store, bring you cuttings and plant them in a window box, fill the bird feeder in your garden when you can't get out.
4
Michelle Branch
Eventually my goal is get a place in Ojai where I can have animals and a big garden. Just drink wine all day and hang in my garden.
5
Eric Brown
I write about five thousand words a day, when working on a book, about three thousand a day if I'm writing a short story. I take long periods off between projects, when I read a lot, garden, and think about the next book or stories.
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Hilarie Burton
I've named a couple things after Edgar Allan Poe: the cat, and my garden upstate, where I only planted black flowers and purple flowers - and there's a raven statue.
7
Marcus Tullius Cicero
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
8
Suzanne Collins
The film opens up the world beyond Katniss' point of view, allowing the audience access to the happenings of places like the Hunger Games control room and President Snow's rose garden, thereby adding a new dimension to the story.
9
William Cowper
Who loves a garden loves a greenhouse too.
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Paula Deen
I know when you think about the South, you think about fried foods, but we eat a tremendous amount of vegetables. I have my own garden, so vegetables have always been a big part of my life. I love broccoli. I love fresh beets. It's not all about the fried chicken and the biscuits.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GARDEN»

Discover the use of garden in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to garden and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Great Garden Companions: A Companion-Planting System for a ...
Her garden plans are doable and earth-friendly, and her guide to backyard beneficial insects is invaluable. This book deserves a place in the library and hearts of concerned gardeners everywhere.
Sally Jean Cunningham, 2000
2
Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-Wild World
In this optimistic book, readers meet leading scientists and environmentalists and visit imaginary Edens, designer ecosystems, and Pleistocene parks.
Emma Marris, 2011
3
Classic Garden Structures: 18 Elegant Projects to Enhance ...
Includes how-to information.
Jan Gertley, Michael Gertley, 1998
4
The Welcoming Garden: Designing Your Own Front Garden
The Welcoming Garden provides the blueprint for creating your own imaginative front-yard combinations and offers fresh ideas in light of any budget or skill level.
Gordon Hayward, 2006
5
Themes in the History of Japanese Garden Art
Why do the gardens of Japan speak to us so strongly? This volume delves into questions of beauty and ideas of nature expressed in the visual and literary arts of Japan as well as notions of taste and creativity in garden making.
Wybe Kuitert, 1988
6
Gaia's Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture, 2nd Edition
The first edition of Gaia’s Garden sparked the imagination of America’s home gardeners, introducing permaculture’s central message: Working with Nature, not against her, results in more beautiful, abundant, and forgiving gardens.
Toby Hemenway, 2009
7
The Medieval Garden
Combining her historical knowledge with practical experience of recreating medieval gardens in various sites in England, Landsberg explains how she designed Queen Eleanor's garden at Winchester and Brother Cadfael's physic garden at ...
Sylvia Landsberg, 2003
8
Creative Concrete Ornaments for the Garden: Making Pots, ...
Make beautiful garden projects and see concrete in an exciting new light. Once you learn how easy it is to work with concrete, and the incredible results you can achieve, you'll want to explore its creative potential.
Sherri Warner Hunter, 2005
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Garden Insects of North America: The Ultimate Guide to ...
His clear, concise writing style, his completeness, and his attention to proper illustration will put this book ahead of any other in the field.
Whitney Cranshaw, 2004
10
Western Garden Book of Edibles: The Complete A-Z Guide to ...
Plans and design ideas for kitchen gardens of all sizes, as well as easy-to-follow guidelines for composting, building raised beds, and more. Growing season details for all regions of the West, including Alaska and Hawaii.
Editors of Sunset Books, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GARDEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term garden is used in the context of the following news items.
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Baltimore garden donations - Baltimore Sun
Sue Matera didn't know anything about gardening five years ago when she offered to help clean up a neglected flower garden belonging to a ... «Baltimore Sun, Jul 15»
2
Garden tour through ABC neighborhood - Democrat and Chronicle
Residents of the ABC Neighborhood were able to show off their gardens during the first garden walk on Sunday, July 12. The ABC ... «Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Jul 15»
3
Aurora Garden Club tour gives participants glimpse of unique local …
"Part of the Aurora Garden Club's mandate is to educate our local community about the benefits of gardening and protecting the environment," ... «YorkRegion.com, Jul 15»
4
Garden City roots for garden-party grants, Singapore News & Top …
A garden gathering at Sky Garden at Jurong Central yesterday. The garden is designed to be elder- and wheelchair-friendly.ST PHOTO: CHEW ... «The Straits Times, Jul 15»
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A garden party for 300 — and a beloved ritual | Montreal Gazette
Ivan Dow and Joelle Crane invite nearly everyone they know to the annual garden party at their Dorval home. Phil Carpenter / Montreal Gazette. «Montreal Gazette, Jul 15»
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House & garden tours | The Columbus Dispatch
Enlarge Image Request to buy this photo Linda Laine This Westerville garden on Mist Flower Lane will be open from 1 to 7 p.m. next Sunday as ... «Columbus Dispatch, Jul 15»
7
Home and garden events - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Agnesian HealthCare Foundation: Garden walk of six gardens in the Fond du Lac area, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 12. Tickets are $15 and available at ... «Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jul 15»
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Nematode worms use slugs like taxis to ferry them around the …
The nematode worms get into the slugs' intestines then travel to a different part of the garden where they are excreted, The Daily Telegraph ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
9
Volunteers help Bagwell Food Pantry garden grow in size, variety …
Evalyn Edwards waters tomato plants at the community garden behind the Bagwell Food Pantry. (Kristina Wilder / RN-T.com) ... «Northwest Georgia News, Jul 15»
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Knox Prairie Community Garden feeds mouths, minds - News - The …
A year after it started, the KPCK started a community garden on the city's south side at the corner of Saluda Road and Huston Street. Now in its ... «Galesburg Register-Mail, Jul 15»

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