from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One that removes weeds, as from a garden.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who weeds, or frees from anything noxious.
  • noun In agriculture, any form of hand- or horse-tool for uprooting or destroying weeds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, weeds, or frees from anything noxious.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun an agricultural worker who removes weeds
  • noun a tool used to remove weeds

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

  • noun a hand tool for removing weeds
  • noun a farmhand hired to remove weeds


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