under the plow

Definition of under the plow

of land
:used for growing crops
  • The amount of local land under the plow is decreasing.

Word by Word Definitions

under play
  1. : in or into a position below or beneath something

  2. : below or short of some quantity, level, or limit

  3. : in or into a condition of subjection, subordination, or unconsciousness

  1. : below or beneath so as to be overhung, surmounted, covered, protected, or concealed by

  2. : subject to the authority, control, guidance, or instruction of

  3. : receiving or undergoing the action or effect of

  1. : lying or placed below, beneath, or on the ventral side

  2. : facing or protruding downward

  3. : lower in rank or authority : subordinate

plow play
  1. : an implement used to cut, lift, and turn over soil especially in preparing a seedbed

  2. : any of various devices (such as a snowplow) operating like a plow

  1. : to turn, break up, or work with a plow

  2. : to make (something, such as a furrow) with a plow

  3. : to cut into, open, or make furrows or ridges in with or as if with a plow


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