(old) stomping ground

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(old) stomping ground

A favorite place where one used to frequent; a location where one used to spend a lot of time. It's been a long time since I've been back to the stomping ground by the lake! After the reunion, everyone from the old gang of friends went to our old stomping ground with some cans of beer, just like we used to do back in high school.
See also: ground, stomp

stomping ground

verb
See also: ground, stomp
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Ibrox caretaker boss Graeme Murty had backed the former Dons skipper to keep his cool as he ran out at his old stomping ground for the first time with his new club.
He adapted Graham Greene's comic novel for the Gorbals stage in 1989 and has been back up to his old stomping ground as Phillip Breen directs a new version.
IT'S her old stomping ground and Christine Bleakley was given a warm welcome when she returned to the set of Give My Head Peace.
Carrying a guilty secret and trying to ensure it does not come back to bite him, drag Pearce back to his old stomping ground.
This is a kind of sporting travelogue, in which Beckham meets people from the likes of Papua New Guinea, the foothills of Nepal, the streets of Buenos Aires, the deserts of Djibouti, the frozen wasteland of Antarctica and the heat of Miami before signing off at his old stomping ground of Old Trafford, home of Manchester United.
This tour sees the welcome return of singer-songwriter and keyboard player Christine McVie, the former Bearwood native making a big deal of the fact she was back in her old stomping ground.
Former pupils of the Paddock school flew in from as far away as Canada and New Zealand to have a look around their old stomping ground.
0 million in a private share placing, and poached Chief Executive John Vitalo from Diamond's old stomping ground, Barclays, where he was the Middle East and North Africa chief executive.
In 1987, Funicello and Avalon revisited their old stomping ground in "Back to the Beach.
Ronaldo returns to his old stomping ground on Tuesday when Madrid face Manchester United at Old Trafford in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 encounter.
Rodallega was the star of the show and boss Martin Jol knew his striker would turn on the style at his old stomping ground.
The seaside town reverberated to the sounds of Gary Lightbody and the boys as hit band Snow Patrol returned to their old stomping ground.
London Song is a sentimental look at the capital and Yours Truly Confused, N10 - written for (and turned down by) his daughter's punk band - also references his old stomping ground.
VALENCIA manager Unai Emery returns to his old stomping ground at Almeria today but he may not enjoy the experience.
Recently retired from teaching humanities in Ohio, Fleissner wades into perennial questions about religion in Shakespeare by arguing that Hamlet was at least symbolically a Lutheran, and not only because he was from Wittenberg, Luther's old stomping ground.