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Definition of Mow

Mow

  1. A wry face.
  2. To make mouths.
  3. Same as Mew, a gull.
  4. of Mow
  5. May; can.
  6. To cut down, as grass, with a scythe or machine.
  7. To cut the grass from; as, to mow a meadow.
  8. 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.
  9. To cut grass, etc., with a scythe, or with a machine; to cut grass for hay.
  10. A heap or mass of hay or of sheaves of grain stowed in a barn.
  11. The place in a barn where hay or grain in the sheaf is stowed.
  12. To lay, as hay or sheaves of grain, in a heap or mass in a barn; to pile and stow away.

Mow Quotations

The more you mow us down, the more numerous we grow; the blood of Christians is seed.
Tertullian

Instead of plotting the demise of the traditional family, as some politicians and religious leaders would have you believe, gay people mow their lawns and watch 'American Idol' and video their children's concerts and have the same hopes and dreams that their straight counterparts do.
Jodi Picoult

I haven't tweeted once in my life, but I'm sick of hearing about it already. What once may have been the cool way of letting a hundred people know that you're about to go mow your lawn now has the feel of a used-to-be-fresh means of communicating. So yesterday, like two-way pagers. And AOL.
John Ridley

Keep in mind that in 1975, when you became a cook, it was because you were between two things: you were between getting out of the military and... going to jail. Anybody could be a cook, just like anybody could mow the lawn.
Mario Batali

This generation should entertain this generation. It's only fair. When I was a kid, I mowed the lawn. Now, somebody else's kid can mow the lawn.
Tom T. Hall
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Mow Translations

mow in Dutch is maaien
mow in French is faucher
mow in Italian is falciatura
mow in Latin is lift tondeo totonsi tonsum
mow in Spanish is guadar

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