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Princeton's WordNet

  1. weeds, widow's weedsnoun

    a black garment (dress) worn by a widow as a sign of mourning

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  1. Weeds

    Weeds is an American dark comedy-drama series created by Jenji Kohan and produced by Tilted Productions in association with Lionsgate Television. The central character is Nancy Botwin, a widowed mother of two boys who begins selling marijuana to support her family after her husband dies suddenly of a heart attack. Over the course of the show, she and her family become increasingly entangled in illegal activities. The first three seasons take place primarily in the fictional town of Agrestic, California. During seasons four and five, the Botwins reside in the fictional beach side town of Ren Mar in San Diego County, California. In the sixth season, the family relocates to Seattle, Washington, and then Dearborn, Michigan. In between seasons six and seven, Nancy serves a prison sentence in Connecticut while her sons and brother-in-law live in Copenhagen, Denmark. At the beginning of season seven, Nancy moves into a halfway house in New York City where she reunites with her family. They live in Manhattan for the duration of the season, but relocate to Connecticut in the season seven finale and throughout season eight. The show debuted on the Showtime cable network on August 7, 2005, earning the channel's highest ratings. The series ended with the eighth season on September 16, 2012. In 2012, TV Guide Network bought the airing rights, providing an edited version of the show free of charge. The show has received numerous awards, including two Satellite Awards, one Golden Globe Award, a Writers Guild of America Award, a Young Artist Award, and 2 Emmy Awards.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. weeds

    1. Refers to development projects or algorithms that have no possible relevance or practical application. Comes from ‘off in the weeds’. Used in phrases like “lexical analysis for microcode is serious weeds....” 2. At CDC/ETA before its demise, the phrase go off in the weeds was equivalent mainstream hackerdom's jump off into never-never land.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. WEEDS

    Found in gardens and widows. For removing easily, marry the widow.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weeds in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weeds in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of weeds in a Sentence

  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Roses do not take beauty advice from weeds.

  2. Joseph Dennison:

    There are a lot of trades that happen in baskets and people don't always dig through the weeds and find the companies that are growing organically.

  3. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    Be as patient as a tree and as persistent as weeds when approaching a problem.

  4. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Weeds blend in; roses stand out.

  5. Chris Phillips:

    You can pull all these weeds out, but if you still have one there, the weeds can grow back again.

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    • A. tight
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