furrow

  • 21 furrow — fur•row [[t]ˈfɜr oʊ, ˈfʌr oʊ[/t]] n. v. rowed, row•ing. n. 1) agr. a narrow groove made in the ground, esp. by a plow 2) a narrow groovelike or trenchlike depression in any surface 3) to make a furrow or furrows in 4) to make wrinkles in (the… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 22 furrow — I. noun Etymology: Middle English furgh, forow, from Old English furh; akin to Old High German furuh furrow, Latin porca Date: before 12th century 1. a. a trench in the earth made by a plow b. plowed land ; field 2. something that resembles the… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 23 furrow — (Subclass Mystacocarida): Toothed furrow [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Class Ostracoda): Type of valve sculpture: shallow groove [Stachowitsch, 1992] …

    Crustacea glossary

  • 24 furrow — noun 1》 a long, narrow trench made in the ground by a plough. 2》 a rut or groove. 3》 a deep wrinkle on a person s face. verb 1》 make a furrow in. 2》 mark or be marked with wrinkles. Derivatives furrowy adjective Origin OE furh, of Gmc origin …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 25 furrow — /ˈfʌroʊ / (say furoh) noun 1. a narrow trench made in the ground, especially by a plough. 2. a narrow, trench like depression in any surface. 3. a groove, as in the skin of the forehead, etc. –verb (t) 4. to make a furrow or furrows in; plough… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 26 furrow — vaga statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Griovelis, išariamas plūgu ar kitu žemės dirbimo padargu. atitikmenys: angl. ariant; bed; channel; furrow; river bed vok. Bett, n; Flussbett, n; Furche, f; Strombett, n rus. борозда, f;… …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 27 furrow — vaga statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Paprastu arba specialiu plūgu (vagotuvu) dirvoje padarytas griovelis, kuriuo į dirvą patenka drėkinimo vanduo arba sausinant dirvą vanduo iš dirvos pašalinamas. atitikmenys: angl. ariant; …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 28 furrow — n. & v. n. 1 a narrow trench made in the ground by a plough. 2 a rut, groove, or deep wrinkle. 3 a ship s track. v.tr. 1 plough. 2 a make furrows, grooves, etc. in. b mark with wrinkles. Phrases and idioms: furrow slice the slice of earth turned… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 29 furrow — n. [A.S. furh, trench] A groove separating parts, divisions or segments of an invertebrate body …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 30 furrow — A groove or sulcus. [A.S. furh] digital f. SYN: digital crease. genital f. a groove on the genital tubercle in the embryo, appearing toward the end of the second month. gluteal f. SYN: gluteal …

    Medical dictionary

  • 31 Furrow —    An opening in the ground made by the plough (Ps. 65:10; Hos. 10:4, 10) …

    Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • 32 furrow — Synonyms and related words: abysm, abyss, alveolation, alveolus, arroyo, autolithograph, be a printmaker, bore, box canyon, breach, break, burrow, canal, canalize, canyon, carve, cavity, chamfer, channel, chap, character, chasm, check, chimney,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 33 furrow —    A linear or arcuate opening left in the soil after a plow or disk has opened a shallow channel at the soil surface. A shallow channel cut in the soil surface, usually between planted rows for controlling surface water and soil loss, or for… …

    Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • 34 furrow — A narrow grove made in the ground by a plow. Furrows serve different purposes, one of which is to contain a rill of water for surface irrigation …

    Combined glossary of agriculture

  • 35 furrow — sb. HD. 1094 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 36 furrow — fur·row || fÉœrəʊ / fÊŒ n. row, ditch; fold; wrinkle v. plow furrows; make grooves; make wrinkles (in the face); be wrinkled …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 37 furrow — furh …

    English to the Old English

  • 38 furrow — I. n. 1. Trench (made by a plough). 2. Channel, groove, hollow, fluting, chamfer. 3. Wrinkle, seam, line, rugosity. II. v. a. 1. Make furrows in, plough in furrows. 2. Hollow, cut in furrows, groove, channel, flute, chamfer …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 39 furrow — 1 noun (C) 1 a deep line or fold in the skin of someone s face, especially on the forehead 2 a long, narrow cut or hollow area in the surface of something: There were furrows in the tarmac to drain off the rainwater. 3 a long narrow cut made in… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 40 furrow — 1. noun 1) furrows in a plowed field Syn: groove, trench, rut, trough, channel, hollow 2) the furrows on either side of her mouth Syn: wrinkle, line, crease, crinkle, crow s foot …

    Thesaurus of popular words