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[ plou-boi ]
/ ˈplaʊˌbɔɪ /


a boy who leads or guides a team drawing a plow.
a country boy.

Nearby words

plow steel, plow under, plow wind, plow-boy, plowback, plowboy, plowman, plowright, plowshare, plowter, ploy

Origin of plowboy

First recorded in 1560–70; plow + boy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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