ploughman

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English to the Old English. 2014.

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  • ploughman's — ˌploughman s ˈlunch [ploughman s lunch ploughman s lunches] (also ˈploughman s) noun (BrE) …   Useful english dictionary

  • ploughman’s — ➡ ploughman’s lunch * * * …   Universalium

  • ploughman — UK [ˈplaʊmən] / US noun [countable] Word forms ploughman : singular ploughman plural ploughmen UK [ˈplaʊmən] / US a man whose job is to control a plough pulled by a horse or an ox …   English dictionary

  • ploughman — n. (pl. men) a person who uses a plough. Phrases and idioms: ploughman s lunch a meal of bread and cheese with pickle or salad. ploughman s spikenard a composite fragrant plant, Inula conyzae, with purplish yellow flowerheads …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ploughman — Plowman Plow man, Ploughman Plough man, n.; pl. { men}. 1. One who plows, or who holds and guides a plow; hence, a husbandman. Chaucer. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. A rustic; a countryman; a field laborer. [1913 Webster] {Plowman s spikenard} (Bot …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ploughman — [[t]pla͟ʊmən[/t]] ploughmen N COUNT A ploughman is a man whose job it is to plough the land, especially with a plough pulled by horses or oxen …   English dictionary

  • ploughman's — noun short form of ploughmans lunch …   Wiktionary

  • ploughman — plough|man [ˈplaumən] n plural ploughmen [ mən] BrE old use a man whose job was to guide a plough that was being pulled by a horse …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ploughman — plough·man || plaÊŠmÉ™n n. one who ploughs, one who cuts into soil with a plough …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ploughman — (US plowman) noun (plural ploughmen) a person who uses a plough …   English new terms dictionary

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