mow Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “mow” - English Dictionary

"mow" in American English

See all translations

mowverb [T]

 us   /moʊ/ (past tense mowed, past participle mown  /moʊn/ or mowed)
to cut grass or grain with a machine or tool with a blade: [T] You can’t mow the grass if it’s wet.
mower
noun [C]  us   /ˈmoʊ·ər/
The lawn still took a few hours, even with the riding mower.
(Definition of mow from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"mow" in British English

See all translations

mowverb [I or T]

uk   /məʊ/  us   /moʊ/ (mowed, mown or mowed)
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of mow from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mow”
in Korean 베다…
in Arabic يَجِزّ العُشْب…
in Malaysian memotong rumput…
in French faucher, tondre…
in Russian косить…
in Chinese (Traditional) 刈,割(草、穀類植物等)…
in Italian tagliare (l’erba)…
in Turkish çim biçmek/kesmek…
in Polish kosić…
in Spanish cortar, segar…
in Vietnamese cắt, gặt…
in Portuguese cortar, ceifar…
in Thai ตัดหญ้า…
in German die Mähmaschine…
in Catalan tallar, segar…
in Japanese (草など)を(機械で)刈る…
in Chinese (Simplified) 刈,割(草、谷类植物等)…
in Indonesian memotong rumput…
What is the pronunciation of mow?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“mow” in English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
by ,
May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

Read More 

Word of the Day

shade

to prevent direct light from shining on something

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More