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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of scattering seeds for growth.

Usage examples (38)
  • Like all other things, it requires great discretion in sowing leaflets, lest you expose yourself to a rebuff.
  • Take the chance to change just one “no” into a “yes” and begin sowing the benefits of all your hard work.
  • But “Sugar Magnolia” does not want you to know that because her interest is in sowing confusion, not clearing things up.
  • Look at who's leading the charge against Harriet Miers (or at least leading the charge in sowing doubt about her nomination): for more
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