What does weeds mean?

Definitions for weeds
weeds

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word weeds.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. weeds, widow's weeds(noun)

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

Freebase

  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.

How to pronounce weeds?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say weeds in sign language?

  1. weeds

Numerology

  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. Charlotte Brontë:

    Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education; they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.

  2. Marcie Kirkup:

    I saw some weeds in the entryway where I worked, so I stopped and pulled six of them out of the ground by the roots, and within 24 hours, I had developed some blisters, by the next morning, my face and nose was swollen, and my face was starting to get a crusty rash on it like a burn.

  3. Jacob Hornberger:

    It’s your classic conundrum, whether the Congress should swallow the bad in order to get the good. It’s time to get beyond fighting in the weeds here.

  4. 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.

  5. Gordon Sondlund:

    Every time I get down into the weeds (with the campaign), I'm impressed by how much breadth and depth there is to the organization.

Images & Illustrations of weeds

  1. weedsweedsweedsweedsweeds

Popularity rank by frequency of use

weeds#10000#14912#100000

Translations for weeds

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for weeds »

Translation

Find a translation for the weeds definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these weeds definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "weeds." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 24 Sep. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/weeds>.

    Are we missing a good definition for weeds? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for weeds:


    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.