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Noun: plowing  plaw-ing
Usage: US (elsewhere: ploughing)
  1. Tilling the land with a plow
    "he hired someone to do the plowing for him";
    - ploughing [Brit, Cdn]
Verb: plow  plaw
Usage: N. Amer (elsewhere: plough)
  1. (farming) to break and turn over earth especially with a plow
    "Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week";
    - plough [Brit, Cdn], turn
  2. Act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression
    - cover, treat, handle, deal, address, plough [Brit, Cdn]
  3. Move in a way resembling that of a plow cutting into or going through the soil
    "The ship plowed through the water";
    - plough [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: plowings

Type of: broach, go, initiate, locomote, move, till, tilling, travel

Encyclopedia: Plowing