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weed

noun uk   /wiːd/ us  

weed noun (PLANT)

C2 [C] any wild plant that grows in an unwanted place, especially in a garden or field where it prevents the cultivated plants from growing freely [U] slang →  cannabis [U] UK old-fashioned informal →  tobacco

weed noun (PERSON)

[C] UK informal disapproving someone who is thin and physically weak or who is weak in character: He looks like a real weed in those shorts.

weed

verb [I or T] uk   /wiːd/ us  
to remove wild plants from a place where they are not wanted: I've been weeding (the vegetable garden).
weeding
noun [U] uk   /ˈwiː.dɪŋ/ us  
There's plenty of weeding to do now that the growing season's started.
Phrasal verbs
Traducciones de “weed”
en coreano 잡초…
en árabe نَبات ضارّ…
en francés mauvaise herbe…
en turco yabanî ot, zararlı ot, ayrık otu…
en italiano erbaccia…
en chino (tradicionál) 植物, 雜草, 野草…
en ruso сорняк…
en polaco chwast…
en español mala hierba…
en portugués erva daninha…
en alemán das Unkraut…
en catalán mala herba…
en japonés 雑草…
en chino (simplificado) 植物, 杂草, 野草…
(Definition of weed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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