Definitions for MOWmoʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mowmoʊ(v.)mowed, mowed; mown, mow•ing.

  1. (v.t.)to cut down (grass, grain, etc.) with a scythe or a machine.

    Category: Agriculture

  2. to cut grass, grain, etc., from.

    Category: Agriculture

  3. (v.i.)to cut down grass, grain, etc.

    Category: Agriculture

  4. mow down, to destroy or kill in great numbers, as in a battle. to overwhelm. to knock down.

Origin of mow:

bef. 900; ME; OE māwan; c. OFris mēa, MD maeien, OHG māen (G mӓhen)

mow′er(n.)

mowmaʊ(n.)

  1. the place in a barn where hay, grain, etc., are stored.

    Category: Agriculture

  2. a heap or pile of hay or grain in a barn.

    Category: Agriculture

Origin of mow:

bef. 900; ME mow(e), OE mūwa, mūha, mūga; akin to ON mūgi swath

mow*maʊ, moʊ(n.; v.i.)

  1. grimace.

* Archaic..

Origin of mow:

1275–1325; ME mowe < MF moue lip, pout, OF moe < Frankish

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hayloft, haymow, mow(verb)

    a loft in a barn where hay is stored

  2. mow, cut down(verb)

    cut with a blade or mower

    "mow the grass"

  3. pout, mop, mow(verb)

    make a sad face and thrust out one's lower lip

    "mop and mow"; "The girl pouted"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. mow(verb)ʊ

    to cut grass with a machine

    to mow the lawn

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mow(noun)

    a wry face

  2. Mow(verb)

    to make mouths

  3. Mow(noun)

    same as Mew, a gull

  4. Mow

    of Mow

  5. Mow

    may; can

  6. Mow(verb)

    to cut down, as grass, with a scythe or machine

  7. Mow(verb)

    to cut the grass from; as, to mow a meadow

  8. Mow(verb)

    to cut down; to cause to fall in rows or masses, as in mowing grass; -- with down; as, a discharge of grapeshot mows down whole ranks of men

  9. Mow(verb)

    to cut grass, etc., with a scythe, or with a machine; to cut grass for hay

  10. Mow(noun)

    a heap or mass of hay or of sheaves of grain stowed in a barn

  11. Mow(noun)

    the place in a barn where hay or grain in the sheaf is stowed

  12. Mow(verb)

    to lay, as hay or sheaves of grain, in a heap or mass in a barn; to pile and stow away


Translations for MOW

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

mow(verb)

to cut (grass etc) with a scythe or mower

He mowed the lawn.

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