Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A machine that spreads newly mown hay for drying. See Regional Note at ted.
  • transitive v. To ted.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A machine for stirring and spreading hay, to expedite its drying.
  • v. Alternative form of tether.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A machine for stirring and spreading hay, to expedite its drying.
  • n. Same as tether.
  • transitive v. Same as tether.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete or dialectal form of tether.
  • n. One who or that which teds; specifically, an implement that spreads and turns newly mown grass or hay from the swath for the purpose of drying. See hay-tedder (with cut).

Etymologies

ted +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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