mow mow  /ˈmoʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a loft in a barn where hay is stored
  2. (v) cut with a blade or mower
  3. (v) make a sad face and thrust out one's lower lip

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Usage(s):

  1. Two secondary bombs were found, apparently set to mow down those fleeing the initial blast, said the Interior Ministry official.
  2. In those days 40% of the population was reaping and sowing, herding and mowing its way through life on preindustrial farms.
  3. But Farragut is not so different from Cheever's lawn-mowing householders.

News

  1. 'Mow More' to cost more under Birmingham Mayor William Bell's plan for abandoned land

    The "Mow More" program developed by Public Works Director Stephen Fancher includes adding more workers and new equipment to tackle thousands of weed-infested properties.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Birmingham News

  2. Mow named superintendent of Glacier National Park

    Jeff Mow, a 25-year veteran of the National Park Service has been named superintendent of Glacier National Park in northwestern Montana. Mow, who is now superintendent of Kenai Fjords National Park in Alaska, will begin his assignment at Glacier on Aug. 25.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KECI Missoula

  3. Mow is new superintendent of Glacier National Park

    WEST GLACIER – The first time Jeff Mow visited Glacier National Park, it was on fire. Parts of it, anyway. Mow was a wildland firefighter a quarter of a century ago on the 1988 Red Bench Fire, which burned more than 37,000 acres inside and outside the park near Polebridge.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Missoulian

Quotes

  1. "This was a big test for us," Buehrle said. "You look at that lineup, it seemed everybody was hitting .300. It was a good challenge for our pitching staff to come in and mow these guys down with quality starts in all three games."
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Mark Buehrle Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "This was before they had automatic sprinkling systems. We did a lot of that," Brad said. "We moved sprinklers in the middle of the night and mowed the greens and helped mow the fairways. And it was a pretty cool time."
    on Jun 11, 2008 By: Brad Bryant Source: USA Today

  3. "It's more or less like giving the people money to mow the lawn and the next day the grass still grows back," Thaksin, ousted in a 2006 coup, said on a new anti-government cable television channel.
    on Jan 24, 2009 By: Thaksin Shinawatra Source: Reuters

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