What does plowing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plowing, ploughing(noun)

    tilling the land with a plow

    "he hired someone to do the plowing for him"


  1. plowing(Verb)

    : riding with neither foot leading, with the stick perpendicular to the fall line; not goofy nor regular.

  2. plowing(Verb)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Plowing

    of Plough

Editors Contribution

  1. plowing

    The turning of soil, The rolling of top to the bottom

    I plowed the wheat stubble in before it rained.

    Submitted by anonymous on December 15, 2015  

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How to say plowing in sign language?

  1. plowing


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plowing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plowing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of plowing in a Sentence

  1. Tom Nichols:

    He's simply plowing the ground Reagan cleared 30 years ago.

  2. Aberjhani:

    That good gardener, who wept thorns plowing his fields–– harvests grace with joy.

  3. William Faulkner:

    If people really liked to work, we'd still be plowing the land with sticks and transporting goods on our backs.

  4. Bakari Sellers:

    For many of us who were running statewide and have been plowing the soil of the South, we feel like the national party didn't do much to help us at all.

  5. Bill Cosby:

    It is not a matter of who is rejecting me, as much as it is somebody may get it, and I am going to keep plowing through it because in this world of education, there is a harvest.

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