Background and Ground

Background

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Background noun – The physical conditions or features that form the setting against which something is viewed.
Usage example: they got married on a mountain top with the sunset as background

Ground is a synonym for background. In some cases you can use "Ground" instead a noun "Background".
Nearby Words: backing, backdrop, backgrounder, backgrounding
Synonyms for Background

Ground

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Ground noun – The physical conditions or features that form the setting against which something is viewed.
Usage example: take her picture against a blue ground in order to bring out her blue eyes

Background is a synonym for ground. You can use "Background" instead a noun "Ground".
Nearby Words: grounded, groundwork, groundless, grounding, groundsman
Synonyms for Ground

How words are described

similar similar background similar ground
common common background common ground
solid solid background solid ground
original original background original ground
Other adjectives: rough, actual, entire, little, distant, new, shared.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Xenosaga Complete with the characters literally standing on nothing yet still attatched to the ground and the background detail showing many planets, cosmos, and stars compared to the rest of the space scenes in the game, which just show some stars.
  • Video Game / Soul Series This can be rather dizzying if you watch the middle ground, where the ground you fight on blends into the fixed background.
  • Eiffel Tower Effect You see the Eiffel Tower in Paris, but in a ground view and in the distant background as the hero walked across a courtyard.
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