How To Spell sow?

Correct spelling: sow

What does the abbreviation sow mean?

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What are the usage examples for sow?

  1. 2. Scatter the seed, and fear not, A table will be spread; What matter if you are too weary To eat your hard- earned bread; Sow while the earth is broken, For the hungry must be fed. – McGuffey's Fifth Eclectic Reader by William Holmes McGuffey
  2. The day that my husband was free of the fit, he did what he could for me and his poor sick babes, but, ill as he was, he was obliged to sow the wheat to enable the man the proceed with the drag, and was therefore necessarily absent in the field the greater part of the day. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  3. The first is that the sow is doing double duty. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  4. Talk white man, you old sow – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  5. The next day Tommy and Harry went into the garden to sow the wheat which Harry had brought with him, upon a bed which Tommy had dug for that purpose. – The History of Sandford and Merton by Thomas Day
  6. I suppose you'll sow the usual crop of wild oats before you've done. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  7. The man wrung his hands in agony and said, " It is all true, it takes a longer time to reap than to sow – Sowing and Reaping by Dwight Moody
  8. We sow the seed, and they the growth determine. – The Death of Wallenstein A Play by Frederich Schiller
  9. You will have to lay the country bare, and you will sow a seed of hate that is bound to bear fruit. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  10. It is a seed, which I thought myself bound to sow in your country, the only place in the known world where it could spring up. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various

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Dutch words for Sow

planten, saai, zaaien, opwekken, verspreiden, inzaaien, uitzaaien, uitstrooien.

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semer, planter, truie, ensemencer, implanter.

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Zeug, säen, Sau, aussäen, Massel, einsäen, besäen, Muttersau, Bache, Mutterschwein.

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porca, semear, disseminar.

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sembrar, plantar, cerda.

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Vietnamese word for Sow

lợn nái.