Mow n. [Written also moe and mowe.] A wry face. “Make mows at him.”
Mow, v. i. To make mouths.
Nodding, becking, and mowing. --Tyndale.
Mow, n. Zool. Same as Mew, a gull.
Mow, v. [pres. sing. Mow, pl. Mowe, Mowen, Moun.] May; can. “Thou mow now escapen.” [Obs.]
Our walles mowe not make hem resistence. --Chaucer.
Mow v. t. [imp. Mowed p. p. Mowed or Mown p. pr. & vb. n. Mowing.]
1. To cut down, as grass, with a scythe or machine.
2. To cut the grass from; as, to mow a meadow.
3. To cut down; to cause to fall in rows or masses, as in mowing grass; -- with down; as, a discharge of grapeshot mows down whole ranks of men.
Mow, v. i. To cut grass, etc., with a scythe, or with a machine; to cut grass for hay.
1. A heap or mass of hay or of sheaves of grain stowed in a barn.
2. The place in a barn where hay or grain in the sheaf is stowed.
Mow v. t. To lay, as hay or sheaves of grain, in a heap or mass in a barn; to pile and stow away.
n : a loft for storing hay [syn: hayloft]
v 1: cut with a blade or mower; "mow the grass" [syn: cut down]
2: make a sad face and thrust out one's lower lip; "mop and
mow"; "The girl pouted" [syn: pout, mop]