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1. plough

noun. ['ˈplaʊ, ˈploʊ'] a farm tool having one or more heavy blades to break the soil and cut a furrow prior to sowing.

Synonyms

  • mouldboard plough
  • moldboard plow
  • tool
  • bull tongue

Antonyms

  • relax
  • tense
  • boil
  • open

Etymology

  • plouh (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Plough

  • genego
  • taekwondo
  • tourtelot
  • pinsoneault
  • ex-voto
  • undergo
  • tondreau
  • tallyho
  • overflow
  • lambreau
  • jandreau
  • hwang-ho
  • guandjo
  • gendreau
  • cointreau
  • celo
  • cabo
  • brancheau
  • blincoe
  • apropos
  • vigneault
  • vigneau
  • van-gogh
  • tyo
  • truffaut
  • trudeau
  • therriault
  • theriault
  • tetreault
  • tableaux

How do you pronounce plough?

Pronounce plough as ploʊ.

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2. plough

verb. ['ˈplaʊ, ˈploʊ'] to break and turn over earth especially with a plow.

Synonyms

  • dig
  • harrow
  • disk
  • turn over
  • plow
  • turn
  • delve
  • till
  • ridge

Antonyms

  • nitrify
  • die
  • demulsify
  • cool

Etymology

  • plouh (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. Plough

noun. a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major.

Synonyms

  • Wagon
  • Ursa Major
  • Dipper
  • Charles's Wain
  • Big Dipper
  • Great Bear

4. plough

verb. ['ˈplaʊ, ˈploʊ'] move in a way resembling that of a plow cutting into or going through the soil.

Synonyms

  • locomote
  • plow
  • go
  • travel

Antonyms

  • curdle
  • get well
  • close
  • fall asleep

Etymology

  • plouh (Middle English (1100-1500))

Sentences with plough


1. Noun, singular or mass
The simple plough or ard consisted of a frame with a sharp stick that was dragged into the soil to make a furrow for the seeds.

2. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
Getting into a wide plough stance can keep opponents from passing you and might draw a foul on them for blocking.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
With the typical Twitter user tweeting several times per day, you can easily lose track of updates from your favorite Twitter users as you plough through hundreds of posts.

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