- a person who teds.
- an implement that turns and loosens hay after mowing in order to hasten drying.
Origin of tedder
- Arthur William, 1st Baron,1890–1967, British Royal Air Force marshal and educator, born in Scotland.
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Examples from the Web for tedder
It was the passe-partouts that brought me and Tedder together.
The way to take or give back the milk again, is to cut that tedder.Witch, Warlock, and Magician
William Henry Davenport Adams
The tedder should be used once, twice or oftener as the circumstances may require.
Stir with the tedder as soon as the clover has wilted somewhat.
Well, ultimately Tedder took me and trained me—did it for nix—for what he hoped to get out of me in the future.
- a machine equipped with a series of small rotating forks for tedding hay
- a person who teds
- Arthur William, 1st Baron Tedder of Glenguin. 1890–1967, British marshal of the Royal Air Force; deputy commander under Eisenhower of the Allied Expeditionary Force (1944–45)
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