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

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

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

  • n. a hand tool for removing weeds
  • n. a farmhand hired to remove weeds


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