- the constellation Ursa Major.
- the Big Dipper.
- to cleave the surface of (the water): beavers plowing the pond.
- to make (a way) or follow (a course) in this manner: The yacht plowed an easterly course through the choppy Atlantic.
- to bury under soil by plowing.
- to cause to disappear; force out of existence; overwhelm: Many mom-and-pop groceries have been plowed under by the big chain stores.
Origin of plow
OTHER WORDS FROM plow
How to use plow in a sentence
A remarkable snowstorm plowed through Buffalo, New York on Tuesday.WATCH: "Lake Effect" Snowstorm Batters Buffalo|The Daily Beast Video|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The real story of who killed bin Laden may have gone to the bottom of the ocean or been plowed back into the dirt in Abbottabad.Bin Laden ‘Shooter’ Story Is FUBAR, Special Ops Sources Say|Shane Harris|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It has plowed those funds into building out its network and constructing new energy gardens.Will Food Waste Power Your Home?|The Daily Beast|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As he plowed through what was then a terrifying, alluring setlist, the kids did something unthinkable.The GOP’s Real Ted Nugent Problem|James Poulos|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In that, it will join the dozens of states who have plowed ahead with similar proposals.Shorter GOP: Spending on the Poor is OK When It’s for Drug Tests!|Jamelle Bouie|December 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She had built the stake-and-cap fences that divided the fields, and she boasted of the acres she had plowed.
And after the rains we look for Indian arrow-heads in the plowed fields and on the gravel bars of the creek.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
He was thus, as he said, the first Englishman who "plowed a furrow around the globe."The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber
It plowed on through the gravel, which shot up all round, and then the end of the bank seemed to fall away.
They plowed through the miry gravel, and falling face downwards, he rolled down the hill.