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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A worker who uses an agricultural implement for cutting furrows in and turning up the soil.

Usage examples (32)
  • It's snowing again in the New England, and of course the plowman is on his own timetable.
  • Piers the plowman is the name assumed by Robert or William Langland, in a historico-satirical poem so called.
  • My plowman was a young man -- a handsome, high-born-looking youth who came one Sunday evening to arrange terms.
  • Quite leisurely from the disaster; the plowman may for more
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