mown mown

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
  4. (adj) (used of grass or vegetation) cut down with a hand implement or machine

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Usage(s):

  1. Out in the new-mown hay.
  2. Admittedly, it can't wax poetic about the mouthfeel of a pinot or the flavors of mown grass and flint in a 2007 sauvignon.
  3. Old Tex Carleton, 33, and recently resurrected from the minor-league Milwaukee Brewers, had mown down the mighty Reds.

News

  • Grassroots effort at TPC Sawgrass

    Huge rolls of the green carpet of Celebration Bermuda grass are being rolled out onto the fairways, tees and other closely-mown areas of the TPC Sawgrass Players Stadium Course during a planned 18-day window that began on Monday and will end July 5.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Florida Times-Union

Quotes

  • "It's very difficult to execute the shots on the lies that we're getting around the greens, in that the grass is so closely mown," said Phil Mickelson, the runner-up at Pinehurst in 1999. "It's very easy for clubs to come just slightly behind...
    on Jun 14, 2005 By: Phil Mickelson Source: USA Today

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