garden

noun ⇨ See also ↑yard
ADJECTIVE
beautiful, lovely, pretty
lush
landscaped, manicured

a large country house with beautiful landscaped gardens

big, large
small, tiny
back, front (both esp. BrE)

They hang out washing in their back gardens. (BrE)

backyard (AmE)

These flowers brighten up backyard gardens all over the country.

flower, herb, kitchen, rose, vegetable

Most of the hotel's salads are grown in its own kitchen garden.

rock, water

a rock garden with an astonishing variety of alpine plants

cottage, country (esp. BrE), formal, town (BrE), walled

plants suitable for a small town garden

community, private, public
botanic, botanical
beer
VERB + GARDEN
create, design, lay out (esp. BrE), plan

She has created a garden out of a wilderness.

We got someone to design the garden for us.

The garden is laid out in 18th-century style.

plant

We planted the garden with wild flowers.

dig, do (esp. BrE), tend, tidy (esp. BrE), tidy up (esp. BrE), weed

Weekends were spent tending the garden.

cultivate, grow (AmE), keep (esp. AmE), maintain

Old Mr Kenyon still keeps a garden.

water

Maggie unwound the hose and watered the garden.

overlook

The house overlooks the garden.

GARDEN + NOUN
flower, plant
soil
pest

aphids, one of the commonest garden pests

hose, tools
gate, path, shed, wall
gnome (= for decoration)
furniture, seat
centre/center (esp. BrE), store (AmE)

We got the gravel at our local garden store.

party
PREPOSITION
in a/the garden, into a/the garden

Mary's out in the garden.

PHRASES
the bottom of the garden (esp. BrE), the end of the garden

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Garden — Gar den (g[aum]r d n; 277), n. [OE. gardin, OF. gardin, jardin, F. jardin, of German origin; cf. OHG. garto, G. garten; akin to AS. geard. See {Yard} an inclosure.] 1. A piece of ground appropriated to the cultivation of herbs, fruits, flowers,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Garden — (en castellano: jardín) puede referirse a: Garden, canción del grupo japonés Globe. Garden, canción del grupo de rock estadounidense Pearl Jam. Autores de nombres científicos Garden Alexander Garden 1730 1792 J.Garden Joy Garden 1923 Véase… …   Wikipedia Español

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  • garden — [gärd′ n] n. [ME < NormFr gardin < Frank * gardo, akin to Ger garten, OE geard: see YARD2, GARTH] 1. a piece of ground, usually close to a house, for growing vegetables, fruits, flowers, ornamental shrubs or trees, etc. 2. a well cultivated …   English World dictionary

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  • Garden — Gar den, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gardened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gardening}.] To lay out or cultivate a garden; to labor in a garden; to practice horticulture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Garden, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 240 Housing Units (2000): 129 Land area (2000): 0.847775 sq. miles (2.195726 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.170234 sq. miles (0.440904 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.018009 sq. miles (2.636630 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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