from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A customary territory or favorite gathering place. Also called stamping ground.
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- n. stamping ground.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as stamping ground. See under stamp.
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Just after the Harley campaign, I took her to a fund-raiser in my old stomping ground of Sussex County, at the home of the New Jersey Republican Party chair, Ginnie Littell.
The Yankee Tavern, a part of the neighborhood since 1928 and the former stomping ground of Yankee legends Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Mickey Mantle, was strangely silent in October of last year.