present participle of furrow
as in plowing
to cut into and turn over the sod of (a piece of land) using a bladed implement we had to furrow the field before we could plant the wheat

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as in wrinkling
to develop creases or folds his brow furrowed in concentration as he tried to figure out the math problem

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“Furrowing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/furrowing. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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