Origin of grove
Definition for grove (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for grove
Excerpted from Havel: A Life by Nichael Zantovsky; used with the permission of the publisher, Grove Atlantic, Inc.
On its way to the stadium, the team passes through the Grove down the Walk of Champions, mobbed by adoring fans.Ole Miss Football Games Unite a Son and His Aging Father|Stuart Stevens|November 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A grove of trees becomes something profound, a sunrise something majestic, an embrace an electric current.Sundance Channel’s ‘Rectify’ Is the Best New Show of 2013|Jace Lacob|April 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A grove of Hawaiian “Autograph” trees and pink bougainvillea, not to mention fragrant jasmine, create a lush garden environment.
His memoir, 39 Years of Short-Term Memory Loss will be published by Grove Atlantic in March.
Almost on the edge of the grove Jack Dudley made an interesting discovery.Two Boys in Wyoming|Edward S. Ellis
For some time the head of the household had made the grove a regular resting place in his daily round.Little Brothers of the Air|Olive Thorne Miller
He had hardly to step from the grove before game presented itself.Louisiana Lou|William West Winter
The door for the public, in an angle of the wall now built up, opened out upon the grove of horse-chestnuts.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer
At this moment a slight rustling was heard in the grove of oranges, where Don Estevan and Cuchillo were crouching in concealment.Wood Rangers|Mayne Reid
British Dictionary definitions for grove
- a road lined with houses and often trees, esp in a suburban area
- (capital as part of a street name)Ladbroke Grove
Word Origin for grove
Word Origin and History for grove
Old English graf "grove, copse" (akin to græafa "thicket"), from Proto-Germanic *graibo-, but not certainly found in other Germanic languages and with no known cognates anywhere else.