Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of farrow.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of farrow.

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Examples

  • Their trunks at the base measured twenty feet in circumference, and their bark was covered by a network of farrows containing a red, sweet-smelling gum.

    The Mysterious Island

  • Their trunks at the base measured twenty feet in circumference, and their bark was covered by a network of farrows containing a red, sweet-smelling gum.

    The Mysterious Island

  • I passed by a moor on my left, then a moory hillock on my right; the way was broken and stony; all traces of the good roads of Wales had disappeared; the habitations which I saw by the way were miserable hovels into and out of which large sows were stalking, attended by their farrows.

    Wild Wales : Its People, Language and Scenery

  • Perhaps I have two farrows of pigs ready for the chapman; perhaps I have ten stones of wool waiting for the factor.

    Lorna Doone

  • Lying among the farrows, the soldiers slept with the horses, heads bowed, eyes closed.

    The Underdogs, a Story of the Mexican Revolution

  • They visited the sow and her farrows -- a family group which Captain Cai pronounced to be "very comfortable-lookin '."

    Hocken and Hunken

  • Otherwise we are in the breeding yards, among the litters and the farrows.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith

  • Otherwise we are in the breeding yards, among the litters and the farrows.

    The Amazing Marriage — Volume 3

  • Otherwise we are in the breeding yards, among the litters and the farrows.

    The Amazing Marriage — Complete

  • Perhaps I have two farrows of pigs ready for the chapman; perhaps I have ten stones of wool waiting for the factor.

    Lorna Doone; a Romance of Exmoor

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