garden-n; 5 Senses

Sense Number 1: a private plot of cultivated land for growing food

Commentary: GARDEN[+location][+outdoors][+property][+private][+plot][+cultivated][+food]
NOTE: implies private plots cultivated with vegetables, fruits for eating

Mary grows an herb garden in her backyard every summer.
Many people cultivated victory gardens during World War II. (supplement their food)
Some of the lettuce and peas are ready for picking in our vegetable garden.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2

Sense Number 2: landscaped yard adjoining a home

Commentary: GARDEN[+location][+outdoors][+property][+private][+yard][+landscaped]
NOTE: implies a private outdoor space that is ornamental, not cultivated with food

The patio leads out to a large rose garden and koi pond.
Bob's estate has formal gardens with statues and topiaries.
Mary added a birdbath and Japanese lantern to her garden behind the house.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3

Sense Number 3: large ornamental public grounds

Commentary: GARDEN[+location][+outdoors][+property][+public][+grounds][+ornamental]
NOTE: often occurs in the plural

It's among the most famous botanical gardens in the world.
We walked beneath large Eucalyptus trees in the zoological garden. (houses animals)
There are some beautiful perennial gardens at the local arboretum.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1b

Sense Number 4: outdoor public dining or drinking establishment

Commentary: GARDEN[+location][+outdoors][+property][+public][+enclosure][+dining]

The restaurant closes its beer garden during the winter months.
John and Mary first met at a tea garden in San Francisco.
The wine garden has live music and tastings on Friday night.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 2b

Sense Number 5: a farm that cultivates vegetable crops for market

Commentary: GARDEN[+location][+outdoors][+property][+commercial][+farm][+vegetable]

These tomatoes come from a truck garden in central New Jersey.
Many of these truck gardens are raising only organic produce.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 2b