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verb [intransitive/transitive] plow pronunciation in American English /plaʊ/
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present tense
present participleplowing
past tenseplowed
past participleplowed
  1. 1
    to turn over the soil before planting seeds using a plow

    The fields were being plowed for winter wheat.

  2. 2
    to move snow to the side of a street using a snow plow so that people can walk or drive easily

    City workers were out plowing the streets as soon as the snow began to fall.


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