Mow

Definition of Mow

Pronunciation: mou
n.1.A wry face.
v. i.1.To make mouths.
Nodding, becking, and mowing.
- Tyndale.
n.1.(Zool.) Same as Mew, a gull.
v.1.May; can.
[pres. sing. Mow, pl. Mowe, Mowen, Moun.]
Our walles mowe not make hem resistence.
- Chaucer.
v. t.1.To cut down, as grass, with a scythe or machine.
[imp. Mowed (mōd); p. p. Mowed or Mown (mōn); p. pr. & vb. n. Mowing.]
2.To cut the grass from; as, to mow a meadow.
3.To cut down; to cause to fall in rows or masses, as in mowing grass; - with down; as, a discharge of grapeshot mows down whole ranks of men.
v. i.1.To cut grass, etc., with a scythe, or with a machine; to cut grass for hay.
n.1.A heap or mass of hay or of sheaves of grain stowed in a barn.
2.The place in a barn where hay or grain in the sheaf is stowed.
v. t.1.To lay, as hay or sheaves of grain, in a heap or mass in a barn; to pile and stow away.

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