esp US plowshare
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Example sentences from the Web for ploughshare
A large proportion sleep, unmindful of the rude farmer's ploughshare upon the fields made memorable by their deeds.
The Hebrew who wished to sharpen his ploughshare or axe was forced to go to a Philistine city.Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations|Archibald Sayce
The green turf now being turned over was disturbed by ploughshare for the first time since the creation of the world.The Boy Settlers|Noah Brooks
The fine roots reach out between the rows and the ploughshare would cut them off.The Adventures of a Grain of Dust|Hallam Hawksworth
Going on a short distance, he arrived at a forge in which a smith was employed making a ploughshare.Serbian Folk-lore|Anonymous