mow
[məʊ]
VERB
mows (third person present) · mowed (past tense) · mowing (present participle) · mown (past participle)
  1. cut down (grass) with a machine.
    "Roger mowed the lawn"
    synonyms:
    cut · cut down · scythe · shear · trim · crop · clip
    • historical
      cut down (grass or a cereal crop) with a scythe.
      "they mowed green corn, to give the blades to horses"
      synonyms:
      cut · cut down · scythe · shear · trim · crop · clip
ORIGIN
Old English māwan, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch maaien, German mähen ‘mow’, also to mead2.
mow
[məʊ]
NOUN
NORTH AMERICAN
dialect
mows (plural noun)
  1. a stack of hay, corn, or other crop.
    "a hay mow"
    • a place in a barn where a stack of hay, corn, etc. is put.
ORIGIN
Old English mūga ; of unknown ultimate origin; compare with Swedish and Norwegian muga ‘heap’.
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How to use mow in a sentence?
they mowed green corn, to give the blades to horses.
Roger mowed the lawn.
a hay mow.
How to say mow in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (VERB)sny
Arabic (VERB)جز
Bangla হয়েছে নষ্ট
Bosnian (Latin) kositi
Bulgarian (VERB)косите
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (VERB)tallar
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Croatian (VERB)kositi
Czech (VERB)posekat, sečení, sekání
(NOUN)sekat
Danish (VERB)klippe
Dutch (VERB)maaien
Estonian (NOUN)niitma
(VERB)niita
Fijian Kotiva na
Filipino mandala
Finnish (VERB)leikata
French (VERB)tondre
(NOUN)fauchent
German (VERB)mähen
Greek (VERB)θερίζω, κόψει, κόψετε, κόψτε, κόβει
Haitian Creole Du
Hebrew (VERB)לכסח
Hindi घास काटना
Hmong Daw luaj nroj
Hungarian (VERB)kaszálni, nyírja
(NOUN)kaszálás
Indonesian (VERB)memotong
Italian (VERB)falciare, rasare, tagliare
Japanese (VERB)刈る, なぎ, 刈ら, 刈り
(NOUN)モウ
Kiswahili kuuondoa
Korean (VERB)깍, 채초, 깎아
Latvian (VERB)pļaut
Lithuanian (VERB)pjauti
(NOUN)RSM
Malagasy vao
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)KKR
Norwegian Bokmål klippe
Persian (NOUN)Mów
Polish (VERB)kosić, wykosić, koszenia
Portuguese (VERB)segar, cortar, segamos, ceifar, aparar, sega, corto
Querétaro Otomi Ts'ut'ubi ar césped
Romanian (VERB)cosi, cosească, secera
Russian (VERB)косить, постричь, стричь
(NOUN)Коси, мау
Samoan moaina
Serbian (Cyrillic) покоси
Serbian (Latin) pokosi
Slovak (VERB)pokosiť, kosiť, kosenie
Slovenian (VERB)kosite, Pokosimo
Spanish (VERB)segar, cortar, pode
(NOUN)siega, cansancio
Swedish (VERB)klippa
Tahitian tapu
Tamil பழிப்பு காட்டுதல்
Thai ตัด
Tongan kosi
Turkish (NOUN)Biçmek
(VERB)biç
Ukrainian (VERB)косити
Urdu کاٹنا
Welsh dorri'r
Yucatec Maya Tin k'oosaj le césped
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