Sow

  • 1 Sow — may refer to an African name, frequent in Senegal. * Abdoul Salam Sow, a football player. * Abdoulaye Sékou Sow, a former Prime Minister of Mali. * Aminata Sow Fall, a Senegalese author. * Daouda Sow, a boxer. * Fatou Ndiaye Sow, a Senegalese… …

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  • 2 Sow — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Abdou Aziz Sow (* 1953), senegalesischer Politiker Abdourahmane Sow (* 1942), senegalesischer Politiker Abdoulaye Sékou Sow (* 1931), malischer Politiker Aliou Sow (* 1975), senegalesischer Politiker… …

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  • 3 Sow — Sow, v. t. [imp. {Sowed}; p. p. {Sown}or {Sowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sowing}.] [OE. sowen, sawen, AS. s[=a]wan; akin to OFries. s?a, D. zaaijen, OS. & HG. s[=a]jan, G. s[ a]en, Icel. s[=a], Sw. s[*a], Dan. saae, Goth. saian, Lith. s[=e]ti, Russ.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Sow — Sow, n. [OE. sowe, suwe, AS. sugu, akin to s[=u], D. zog, zeug, OHG. s[=u], G. sau, Icel. s[=y]r, Dan. so, Sw. sugga, so, L. sus. Gr. y^s, sy^s, Zend. hu boar; probably from the root seen in Skr. s[=u] to beget, to bear; the animal being named in …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 sow — Ⅰ. sow [1] ► VERB (past sowed; past part. sown or sowed) 1) plant (seed) by scattering it on or in the earth. 2) plant (an area) with seed. 3) spread or introduce (something unwelcome). DERIV …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 sow — sow1 [sou] n. [ME sowe < OE sugu, akin to Ger sau (OHG su) < IE base * sū , pig > SWINE, L sus] 1. a) an adult female pig b) an adult female of certain other mammals, as the bear 2 …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Sow — Sow, v. i. To scatter seed for growth and the production of a crop; literally or figuratively. [1913 Webster] They that sow in tears shall reap in joi. Ps. cxxvi. 5. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Sow — Sow, v. i. To sew. See {Sew}. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Sow. — Sow., bei naturwissenschaftlichen Namen Abkürzung für James Sowerby (s. d.) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 10 sow — index diffuse, dissipate (spread out), distribute, inseminate, plant (place firmly), spread Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 sow — {vb *strew, straw, scatter, broadcast}}} …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 sow — [v] plant broadcast, disject, disseminate, drill, fling, grow, implant, inseminate, lodge, pitch, propagate, put in, raise, scatter, seed, strew, toss; concepts 253,257 Ant. dig, harvest, reap …

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  • 13 Sow — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sow peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Politique 2 Sportifs …

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  • 14 sow — cu·ras·sow; in·ter·sow; lea·sow; pow·sow·dy; re·sow; sow·able; sow; sow·der; sow·ens; sow·er; sow·ing; …

    English syllables

  • 15 sow — I UK [səʊ] / US [soʊ] verb [transitive] Word forms sow : present tense I/you/we/they sow he/she/it sows present participle sowing past tense sowed UK [səʊd] / US [soʊd] past participle sown UK [səʊn] / US [soʊn] * to plant seeds in the ground Sow …

    English dictionary

  • 16 sow — sow1 [ sou ] (past participle sown [ soun ] or sowed [ soud ] ) verb transitive * to plant seeds in the ground: Sow the seeds thinly outdoors in spring. There s still time to sow fava beans for an early crop. sow fear/doubt/confusion etc. to make …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 sow — I VERB USES sows, sowing, sowed, sown (Pronounced [[t]so͟ʊ[/t]] in sow 1, and [[t]sa͟ʊ[/t]] in sow 2.) 1) VERB If you sow seeds or sow an area of land with seeds, you plant the seeds in the ground. [V n] Sow the seed in a warm place in… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 sow — I [[t]soʊ[/t]] v. sowed, sown sowed, sow•ing 1) agr. to scatter (seed) over land, earth, etc., for growth; plant 2) agr. to scatter seed over (land, earth, etc.) for the purpose of growth 3) to implant, introduce, or promulgate; disseminate: to… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 sow´er — sow1 «soh», verb, sowed, sown or sowed, sow|ing. –v.t. 1. to scatter (seed) on the ground; …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 20 sow — sow1 [səu US sou] v past tense sowed past participle sown [səun US soun] or sowed [: Old English; Origin: sawan] 1.) [I and T] to plant or scatter seeds on a piece of ground ▪ Sow the seeds in late March. sow sth with sth ▪ These f …

    Dictionary of contemporary English


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