from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who plows, works land with a plow.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who plows; a plowman; a cultivator.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who plows land; a cultivator.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a man who plows


plow +‎ -er (Wiktionary)


  • He simply wanted to temporarily bridge the gap between the officer's upper and plower lips with a supporting rod.

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  • More and more, homeowners are doing the math and figuring a machine can pay for itself after a few bad winters using a professional plower at $35 plus a pop.

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  • The little wench apparently got picked up by the snow plower and cuddled with him for Easter before being dropped off at animal control.


  • Hey, Rob, you almost got run over by a plower yesterday.

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  • Him her first lap, her his fast pal, for ditcher for plower, till deltas twoport.

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  • It is just funny, as none of our previous cats has been a blanket plower, but he takes such joy in it that you can't help but laugh to watch him do it.

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  • Think of the aching backs of the plower and the sower.

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  • I say, the plower and the sower traverse their habitations; nor hath this hardened wretch discovered the least remorse at the calamities of a people to whom he was sent as our ambassador; with whom he lived, conversed, and enjoyed all that hospitality could confer; whom he pretends to have himself gained to our alliance; whom he frequently visited in their prosperity, but basely betrayed in their distress.

    Against Demosthenes

  • The plower and the sower now traverse the city of the Thebans, who united with us in the war against Philip.

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  • Riley, one of the slaves, who was a principal plower, was not on hand for work one

    Thirty years a slave : from bondage to freedom : the institution of slavery as seen on the plantation and in the home of the planter,

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