Plowing

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Plowing Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • tilling the land with a plow; "he hired someone to do the plowing for him"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • tilling the land with a plow; "he hired someone to do the plowing for him"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Plowing'


  • Deep plowing: Deep plowing is a plowing to a depth greater than 50 cm (20 in) as compared to ordinary plowing which rarely exceeds 20 cm (8 in). The purpose of deep
  • Plowing the Dark: Rousseau's "The Dream" and van Gogh's "Bedroom in Arles". Bibliography of editions of Plowing the Dark Listing of reviews and writings about Plowing the Dark
  • Contour plowing: more time for the water to settle into the soil. In contour plowing, the ruts made by the plow run perpendicular rather than parallel to slopes, generally
  • Plowing Into the Field of Love: "Reviews for Plowing Into the Field of Love by Iceage". Metacritic.  "Plowing Into the Field of Love - Iceage". Allmusic.  "Iceage - Plowing Into the Field
  • An Act against Plowing by the Tayle, and pulling the Wooll off living Sheep: An Act against Plowing by the Tayle, and pulling the Wooll off living Sheep was an Act of the Parliament of Ireland (citation 10 & 11 Chas. 1 c. 35) passed

'Plowing' example sentence in quotations


* The whole history of the progress of human liberty shows that all concessions yet made to her august claims have been born of earnest struggle. . . .If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground, they want rain without thunder and lightning. They want the ocean without the awful roar of its many waters. - Frederick Douglas

* If people really liked to work, we'd still be plowing the land with sticks and transporting goods on our backs. - William Faulkner


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Plowing Sample Sentences in News


  • Plowing contractor facing more charges
    The plowing contractor accused of taking residents’ money and not showing up when snow fell is now charged in a new town... Read more on this news related to 'Plowing'
  • PLOWABUNGA: Council approves snow plowing pact with PennDOT
    Press And Journal Photo By Deb Schell -- Snow covers Main Street in Middletown after a 2010 winter storm. Middletown Borough Council has approved an agreement with PennDOT to continue plowing the street and other state roads in town. Read more on this news related to 'Plowing'
  • Answer Man: Gold-plated snowblower used for trails?
    Dear Answer Man, I read with interest the editorial on Saturday about plowing Rochester bike trails. It mentioned the cost as $39,000 for 15 snowfalls for five miles of trail. By my math, that comes t Read more on this news related to 'Plowing'

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