10 Definitions of Sow

The meaning of the word sow, the definition of Sow:

n. - The female of swine, or of the hog kind.

n. - A sow bug.

n. - A channel or runner which receives the rows of molds in the pig bed.

n. - The bar of metal which remains in such a runner.

n. - A mass of solidified metal in a furnace hearth; a salamander.

n. - A kind of covered shed, formerly used by besiegers in filling up and passing the ditch of a besieged place, sapping and mining the wall, or the like.

v. i. - To sew. See Sew.

v. t. - To scatter, as seed, upon the earth; to plant by strewing; as, to sow wheat. Also used figuratively: To spread abroad; to propagate.

v. t. - To scatter seed upon, in, or over; to supply or stock, as land, with seeds. Also used figuratively: To scatter over; to besprinkle.

v. i. - To scatter seed for growth and the production of a crop; -- literally or figuratively.

The word "sow" uses 3 letters: O S W

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after sow, or to sow in any order:

b - bows swob   c - cows scow   d - dows   e - owes owse woes   g - wogs   h - hows show   j - jows   k - woks   l - lows owls slow   m - mows   n - nows owns snow sown wons   o - woos   p - pows swop wops   r - rows   s - sows   t - stow swot tows twos wost wots   v - vows   w - wows   y - yows  

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os ow so wo

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