Plow - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈplaʊ|  American pronunciation of the word plow
Brit.  |ˈplaʊ|  British pronunciation of the word plow

noun

- a farm tool having one or more heavy blades to break the soil and cut a furrow prior to sowing (syn: plough)

verb

- to break and turn over earth especially with a plow(syn: plough, turn)
- act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression (syn: address, cover, deal, handle, treat)
- move in a way resembling that of a plow cutting into or going through the soil(syn: plough)

Examples

The soil was freshly plowed.

They used oxen to plow the field.

My street hasn't been plowed yet.

We hired someone to plow the snow from our driveway.

The town won't start plowing until the storm is almost over.

They continued to plow their way through the tall grass.

All the fields are now ploughed up.

In this area you might plough up some valuable ancient coins.

The farmer ploughed the loose leaves back to enrich the soil.

Her face was rough, and ploughed with wrinkles.

The car turned over twice, and ploughed into a fence.

She spent the weekend ploughing her way through the pile of letters.

Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week

The ship plowed through the water

the plow lay sidelong on the ground

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