Grassing
Grass Grass, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Grassed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Grassing}.] 1. To cover with grass or with turf. [1913 Webster]

2. To expose, as flax, on the grass for bleaching, etc. [1913 Webster]

3. To bring to the grass or ground; to land; as, to grass a fish. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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