lawn mower


Definition of lawn mower

: a machine for cutting grass on lawns

Examples of lawn mower in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Other events scheduled include a talent show, a mule pull, a lawn mower contest and the annual livestock sale. Katie V. Jones,, 4 Aug. 2021 The more leaves left as a mulch or broken down by your lawn mower the better. oregonlive, 7 Nov. 2021 As another lawn-mowing season comes to a close, now's the time to winterize your lawn mower for the cold months ahead. Joseph Truini, Popular Mechanics, 3 Nov. 2021 According to a GoFundMe set up for the family, first-grader Alex Hook was at recess on Sept. 10 when a landscaper working nearby ran over a piece of rebar with a lawn mower. Jason Duaine Hahn,, 13 Sep. 2021 Also, make sure lawn mower blades are sharp for a clean cut, further locking in moisture. Nancy Ngo, Star Tribune, 25 June 2021 The auction will feature 15 vehicles and a lawn mower for bidding and will take place at 3625 Growdon Rd. Malak Silmi, San Antonio Express-News, 8 Nov. 2021 Make sure the shed entry or door is wide enough to accommodate your largest piece of equipment, such as a lawn mower or ladder. Adrienne Jordan, Better Homes & Gardens, 18 Oct. 2021 Catcher/left fielder/lawn mower Eric Haase, who was named the AL’s Rookie of the Month for July after slashing .265/.319/.627. Andrew Hammond, Detroit Free Press, 12 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of lawn mower

1858, in the meaning defined above

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19 Jan 2022

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“Lawn mower.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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English Language Learners Definition of lawn mower

: a machine used for cutting the grass on lawns

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Kids Definition of lawn mower

: a machine used to mow the grass on lawns

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