Draw+a+harrow+over

  • 1 Harrow — Har row, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Harrowed} (h[a^]r r[ o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Harrowing}.] [OE. harowen, harwen; cf. Dan. harve. See {Harrow}, n.] 1. To draw a harrow over, as for the purpose of breaking clods and leveling the surface, or for… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 harrow — ► NOUN ▪ an implement consisting of a heavy frame set with teeth which is dragged over ploughed land to break up or spread the soil. ► VERB 1) draw a harrow over. 2) (harrowing) very distressing. ORIGIN Old Norse …

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  • 3 harrow — harrow1 [har′ō] n. [ME harwe < ? OE * hearwa: akin to ON harfr < IE * (s)kerp : see HARVEST] a frame with spikes or sharp edged disks, drawn by a horse or tractor and used for breaking up and leveling plowed ground, covering seeds, rooting… …

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  • 4 harrow — harrow1 harrower, n. /har oh/, n. 1. an agricultural implement with spikelike teeth or upright disks, drawn chiefly over plowed land to level it, break up clods, root up weeds, etc. v.t. 2. to draw a harrow over (land). 3. to disturb keenly or… …

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  • 5 harrow — /ˈhæroʊ / (say haroh) noun 1. a wheelless agricultural implement set with teeth, upright discs, etc., usually of iron, drawn over ploughed land to level it, break clods, etc. –verb (t) 2. to draw a harrow over (land, etc.); break or tear with a… …

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  • 6 harrow — v. a. 1. Draw a harrow over, till with a harrow. 2. Lacerate, tear, rend, wound, torment, torture, harass …

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  • 7 harrow — I har•row [[t]ˈhær oʊ[/t]] n. 1) agr. an agricultural implement with spikelike teeth or upright disks, for leveling and breaking up clods in plowed land 2) agr. to draw a harrow over (land) 3) to disturb keenly or painfully; distress the mind,… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 8 harrow — noun an implement consisting of a heavy frame set with teeth or tines which is dragged over ploughed land to break up or spread the soil. verb 1》 draw a harrow over. 2》 [usu. as adjective harrowing] cause distress to: a harrowing film about… …

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  • 9 harrow — n. & v. n. a heavy frame with iron teeth dragged over ploughed land to break up clods, remove weeds, cover seed, etc. v.tr. 1 draw a harrow over (land). 2 (usu. as harrowing adj.) distress greatly. Derivatives: harrower n. harrowingly adv.… …

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  • 10 Harrow football — about 18 inches in diameter and convert|12|in|mm deep. It tends to soak up mud and water and become extremely heavy.Harrow football is ancestral to association football and played exclusively at Harrow School, both between teams of boys currently …

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  • 11 Harrowed — Harrow Har row, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Harrowed} (h[a^]r r[ o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Harrowing}.] [OE. harowen, harwen; cf. Dan. harve. See {Harrow}, n.] 1. To draw a harrow over, as for the purpose of breaking clods and leveling the surface, or for… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Harrowing — Harrow Har row, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Harrowed} (h[a^]r r[ o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Harrowing}.] [OE. harowen, harwen; cf. Dan. harve. See {Harrow}, n.] 1. To draw a harrow over, as for the purpose of breaking clods and leveling the surface, or for… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 drag — [drag] vt. dragged, dragging [ME draggen < ON draga (or OE dragan): see DRAW] 1. to pull or draw with force or effort, esp. along the ground; haul 2. a) to move (oneself) with effort b) to force into some situation, action, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 har´row|er — har|row1 «HAR oh», noun, verb. –n. a heavy frame with iron teeth or upright disks. Harrows are used by farmers to break up plowed ground into finer pieces or to cover seed with earth. »The toad beneath the harrow knows Exactly where each tooth… …

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  • 15 Har|row — har|row1 «HAR oh», noun, verb. –n. a heavy frame with iron teeth or upright disks. Harrows are used by farmers to break up plowed ground into finer pieces or to cover seed with earth. »The toad beneath the harrow knows Exactly where each tooth… …

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  • 16 har|row — har|row1 «HAR oh», noun, verb. –n. a heavy frame with iron teeth or upright disks. Harrows are used by farmers to break up plowed ground into finer pieces or to cover seed with earth. »The toad beneath the harrow knows Exactly where each tooth… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 football — /foot bawl /, n. 1. a game in which two opposing teams of 11 players each defend goals at opposite ends of a field having goal posts at each end, with points being scored chiefly by carrying the ball across the opponent s goal line and by place… …

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  • 18 Chris Day — Personal information Full name Christopher Nicholas Day[1] …

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  • 19 Drag — Drag, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dragged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dragging}.] [OE. draggen; akin to Sw. dragga to search with a grapnel, fr. dragg grapnel, fr. draga to draw, the same word as E. draw. ? See {Draw}.] 1. To draw slowly or heavily onward; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 Dragged — Drag Drag, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dragged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dragging}.] [OE. draggen; akin to Sw. dragga to search with a grapnel, fr. dragg grapnel, fr. draga to draw, the same word as E. draw. ? See {Draw}.] 1. To draw slowly or heavily onward;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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