Tow

5 Definitions of Tow

The meaning of the word tow, the definition of Tow:

n. - The coarse and broken part of flax or hemp, separated from the finer part by the hatchel or swingle.

v. t. - To draw or pull through the water, as a vessel of any kind, by means of a rope.

v. t. - A rope by which anything is towed; a towline, or towrope.

v. t. - The act of towing, or the state of being towed; --chiefly used in the phrase, to take in tow, that is to tow.

v. t. - That which is towed, or drawn by a towline, as a barge, raft, collection of boats, ect.


The word "tow" uses 3 letters: O T W

Direct anagrams of tow:

two wot

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

n - nowt town wont   r - trow wort   s - stow swot tows twos wost wots   y - towy  

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ow to wo

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