or stomping ground
- a habitual or favorite haunt.
Origin of stamping ground
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- a habitual or favourite meeting or gathering place
Also, old stamping ground. A habitual or favorite haunt, as in Whenever we visit, we go back to our old stamping ground, the drugstore nearest the high school. This term alludes to a traditional gathering place for horses or cattle, which stamp down the ground with their hooves. [Early 1800s]