Translation of "plough" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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ploughnoun [ C ]

UK US plow uk /plaʊ/ us /plaʊ/

a large farming tool with blades that digs the soil in fields so that seeds can be planted

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under the plough formal

If land is under the plough, crops are grown on it.

These fields have been under the plough for centuries. 这些田地已耕种了好几个世纪了。

ploughverb [ I or T ]

UK US plow uk /plaʊ/ us /plaʊ/

to dig land with a plough

Farmers start ploughing in the spring. 春天农民开始耕种。
We're going to plough the top field next week. 我们下周要耕种山顶上的那块地。
Large areas of grazing land have been ploughed up to grow wheat. 大片的牧场被开垦出来种小麦。

the Ploughnoun [ S ]

uk /plaʊ/ us /plaʊ/ UK US the Big Dipper

a group of seven bright stars that can only be seen in the northern part of the world


(Translation of “plough” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)