Definition of parade ground in English:

parade ground

noun

  • A place where troops gather for parade.

    • ‘Everyone turned and saluted the ensign flying over the parade ground.’
    • ‘Capt Clinton Thomas took the salute on the main parade ground, and was joined by Brig. Peter Ball.’
    • ‘As families were reunited on a chilly parade ground, the Black Watch's commanding officer paid tribute to a regiment that may be returning from action for the last time.’
    • ‘Those amused by the characteristically shrieked orders given on the parade ground should remember that these were once given amid the roar of musketry and artillery: thus the piercing tone, usually accompanied by hand signals.’
    • ‘The sound of the bugle is often heard as the sound of the retreat, originating from the completion of the soldiers' roll call at the parade ground.’

Pronunciation:

parade ground

/pəˈrād ˌɡround/