verb \ˈted\

Definition of ted




  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to spread or turn from the swath and scatter (new-mown grass) for drying

Origin and Etymology of ted

Middle English tedden, from Old English *teddan; akin to Middle Dutch tedden to ted, Old Norse tethja to manure, tath spread dung, Old High German zetten to spread

First Known Use: 13th century

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