noun, verb (used with or without object) Chiefly British.
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As the ice receded, we devised more means of survival and comfort—stone dwellings, ploughs, wheeled vehicles.Anthropocene: Human-Made Materials Now Weigh as Much as All Living Biomass, Say Scientists|Jan Zalasiewicz|December 24, 2020|Singularity Hub
I order a swing-top bottle of German beer, and then Erik and I plough through a couple liters of red wine.Exploring the Darker Side of James Joyce’s Trieste|Jeff Campagna|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Ass was also used for agriculture, and was employed in the plough, as we find from many passages.Bible Animals;|J. G. Wood
The same individuals who in Spain would have followed the plough, in the colonies carry out great undertakings.The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes|Toms de Comyn
But on the sites of the old camping grounds the plough share still turns up relics that carry us back to the “stone age.”Glimpses of the Past|W. O. Raymond
She and Claes tilled their field together, yoking themselves like oxen to the plough.The Legend of Ulenspiegel|Charles de Coster
One of them described a circle round the thorn, within which the plough should not go.The Fairy Mythology|Thomas Keightley