resow

verb re·sow \ (ˌ)rē-ˈsō \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of resow

resowed; resown play \(ˌ)rē-ˈsōn\ or resowed; resowing
transitive + intransitive
: to sow (something) again
  • resow more seeds every 2 weeks to keep your harvest coming.
  • —Lynn Coulter
  • The drought … forced farmers to resow paddocks.
  • —Tim Cronshaw
  • This selection should provide plenty of delicious and varied salads and stir-fry greens until May, when I'll resow with a mix for hotter weather.
  • —Sarah Raven

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