Definition of “weed” - English Dictionary

“weed” in English

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uk /wiːd/ us /wiːd/

weedverb [ I or T ]

uk /wiːd/ us /wiːd/
noun [ U ] uk /ˈwiː.dɪŋ/ us /ˈwiː.dɪŋ/

There's plenty of weeding to do now that the growing season's started.

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(Definition of “weed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“weed” in American English

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weednoun [ C ]

us /wid/

any wild plant that grows in a garden or field where it is not wanted:

My garden is overrun with weeds.

weedverb [ I/T ]

us /wid/

to remove wild, unwanted plants:

[ I ] I weeded all afternoon.

(Definition of “weed” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)