rototill

verb
ro·to·till | \ˈrō-tə-ˌtil \
rototilled; rototilling; rototills

Definition of rototill 

transitive verb

: to till or plow (soil) with a rototiller

Examples of rototill in a Sentence

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And, just to be clear, do not rototill or double dig your garden. Jeff Lowenfels, Anchorage Daily News, "Birch buds are finally open. It’s time to harden off your plants.," 10 May 2018 Garden plot sizes are 20 x 20 feet and will be rototilled and marked by the town. Courant Community, "Community News For The Wethersfield Edition," 27 Mar. 2018 Trailing or clumping ground covers, by comparison, have to be planted by hand into carefully prepared and rototilled garden soils. Neil Sperry, star-telegram, "The garden of unreasonable expectations. It sounds like a Harry Potter book, but it's real | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 12 Apr. 2018 Garden plot sizes are 20 x 20 feet and will be rototilled and marked by the town. Courant Community, "Community News For The Wethersfield Edition," 27 Mar. 2018 Garden plot sizes are 20 x 20 feet and will be rototilled and marked by the town. Courant Community, "Community News For The Wethersfield Edition," 27 Mar. 2018 Garden plot sizes are 20 x 20 feet and will be rototilled and marked by the town. Courant Community, "Community News For The Wethersfield Edition," 27 Mar. 2018 Add 4 to 5 inches of the organic matter and rototill it to a depth of 12 inches. Neil Sperry, star-telegram, "It's easy to get carried away buying plants, but do this prep work first | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 22 Mar. 2018 Garden plot sizes are 20 x 20 feet and will be rototilled and marked by the town. Courant Community, "Community News For The Wethersfield Edition," 13 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of rototill

1934, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rototill

back-formation from rototiller

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