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  • Go to ground
  • Grate on the ear
  • Grind to a halt
  • Ground Hog Day ( Nickname of basketball player Tim Duncan )
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Ground zero
  • Happy hunting ground
  • Hasn't got two cents to rub together
  • Hit the ground running
  • I have nothing to offer but blood toil tears and sweat ( Winston Churchill quotation ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • I want to talk to the organ grinder not the monkey
  • In on the ground floor
  • Indian file
  • Keep your ear to the ground
  • Keep your feet on the ground
  • Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars ( A catchphrase from Casey Kasem In America's Top 40 )
  • Keep your nose to the grindstone
  • Lose ground on
  • Neutral ground
  • Not two pennies to rub together
  • On dangerous ground
  • Political high ground
  • Prepare the ground
  • Rank and file
  • Raze to the ground
  • Rub a dub ( Cockney rhyming slang for pub )
  • Rub a dub dub men in a tub
  • Rub along with
  • Rub it in
  • Rub of the green
  • Rub out
  • Rub salt in the wound
  • Rub shoulders with
  • Rub someone's nose in it
  • Rub up the wrong way
  • Rub your nose in it
  • Run to ground
  • Scrape a living
  • Shoulder to the grindstone
  • Single file
  • Slog away
  • So fast your feet won't touch the ground
  • Stamping ground
  • Suits you down to the ground
  • Ten summersets he'll undertake on solid ground ( Beatles song lyric )
  • The moral high ground
  • Thin on the ground
  • To sleep: perchance to dream: ay, there's the rub
  • White man's burden
  • Work yourself into the ground
  • You don't know your ass from a hole in the ground

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