Farrow weed
Furrow Fur"row, n. [OE. forow, forgh, furgh, AS. furh; akin to D. voor, OHG. furuh, G. furche, Dan. fure, Sw. f?ra, Icel. for drain, L. porca ridge between two furrows.] 1. A trench in the earth made by, or as by, a plow. [1913 Webster]

2. Any trench, channel, or groove, as in wood or metal; a wrinkle on the face; as, the furrows of age. [1913 Webster]

{Farrow weed} a weed which grows on plowed land. --Shak.

{To draw a straight furrow}, to live correctly; not to deviate from the right line of duty. --Lowell. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Weed — Chanvre  Cet article concerne le chanvre. Pour les autres significations du mot cannabis, voir Cannabis (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Furrow — Fur row, n. [OE. forow, forgh, furgh, AS. furh; akin to D. voor, OHG. furuh, G. furche, Dan. fure, Sw. f?ra, Icel. for drain, L. porca ridge between two furrows.] 1. A trench in the earth made by, or as by, a plow. [1913 Webster] 2. Any trench,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To draw a straight furrow — Furrow Fur row, n. [OE. forow, forgh, furgh, AS. furh; akin to D. voor, OHG. furuh, G. furche, Dan. fure, Sw. f?ra, Icel. for drain, L. porca ridge between two furrows.] 1. A trench in the earth made by, or as by, a plow. [1913 Webster] 2. Any… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of Minder episodes — This episode list gives brief descriptions and some other details of the episodes of the ITV television series Minder. Series 1 – 7 focus on Arthur Daley, a middle aged car salesman and self described entrepreneur. He is assisted/minded by Terry… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack Elam — Jack Elam, né à Miami (Arizona), le 13 novembre 1916, mort à Ashland (Oregon), le 20 octobre 2003, était un acteur américain, célèbre pour sa « gueule ». C est en s occupant des finances de deux petits théâtres à Los …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Indo-Uralic languages — Indo Uralic is a hypothetical language family consisting of Indo European and Uralic. A genetic relationship between Indo European and Uralic was first proposed by the Danish linguist Vilhelm Thomsen in 1869 but was received with little… …   Wikipedia

  • 1904 — Portal Geschichte | Portal Biografien | Aktuelle Ereignisse | Jahreskalender ◄ | 19. Jahrhundert | 20. Jahrhundert | 21. Jahrhundert   ◄ | 1870er | 1880er | 1890er | 1900er | 1910er | 1920er | 1930er | ► ◄◄ | ◄ | 1900 | 1901 | 1902 | 1903 |… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Beuh — Chanvre  Cet article concerne le chanvre. Pour les autres significations du mot cannabis, voir Cannabis (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beuher — Chanvre  Cet article concerne le chanvre. Pour les autres significations du mot cannabis, voir Cannabis (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Canabis — Chanvre  Cet article concerne le chanvre. Pour les autres significations du mot cannabis, voir Cannabis (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”