furrow furrow  /ˈfɜ roʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a long shallow trench in the ground (especially one made by a plow)
  2. (n) a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface
  3. (v) hollow out in the form of a furrow or groove
  4. (v) make wrinkled or creased
  5. (v) cut a furrow into a columns

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Now it is just as likely to result in a straighter nose, larger breasts and a brow that won't furrow when confronted by even the most noxious odor.

News

  1. The Spurs' Rock Finally Cracks: Tim Duncan Needs Your Love Now

    The outside world never seems to affect Tim Duncan as much it does you and me. He doesn't furrow his brow or snarl. His whole bearing suggests a sort of aloof, unrelatable mastery—of his talents, of his emotions, of his image, of everything around him. Which is why it was so hard to watch him last night in the moments after he fell just short of his fifth NBA title. Sitting behind a podium in ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Deadspin

  2. Pre-register now for your audition for the locally produced period drama 'Breath of Heaven'

    Your chance to be in a local independent film! I recently talked with local filmmakers Herschel Zahnd and Kathryn Furrow about their new proj
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Louisville.com

Quotes

  1. "I thought Roque was absolutely immense for us," said manager Mark Hughes. "For long periods, he was ploughing a lone furrow but he kept going, showed great determination, and some fantastic goals as well. We scored three goals away from home...
    on Dec 16, 2007 By: Mark Hughes Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "I'm here because I'm a mule plowing a furrow," Friedman said before his brief address and acknowledging he at times must do conventional things. "This is what a candidate does. We're not looking for votes. We're not looking for money. We're...
    on May 11, 2005 By: Kinky Friedman Source: Denton Record Chronicle

  3. "Bean, I saw you at Coachella with [her boyfriend, who may be named Isaiah] in a pic. He looks sweet and like your dad actually," Love wrote. "I hope he takes care of you and you look beautiful, even though you have an angry furrow. ...... I...
    on May 11, 2010 By: Courtney Love Source: MTV.com

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