Results for plough

Definitions of plough:

part of speech: verb transitive

To turn up with the plough: to furrow: to tear: to divide: to run through in sailing.

part of speech: noun

An instrument for turning up the soil: tillage.

part of speech: noun

The instrument drawn by horses or oxen for turning up the soil of a field; tillage; a bookbinder's tool for cutting the edges of books.

part of speech: verb

To turn up the earth in a field with a plough; to furrow; to run through, as the sea in sailing; to cut or groove with a bookbinder's tool of the same name; in Scrip., to labour in a calling.

part of speech: noun


Usage examples for plough:

alphabet filter

Word of the day


Swift and skilful military or naval operation; an artful device; a stratagem. ...

Popular definitions