verb (used with object), ridged, ridg·ing.
verb (used without object), ridged, ridg·ing.
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Origin of ridge
OTHER WORDS FROM ridgeridgelike, adjectiveun·ridged, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for ridge
The grower of green asparagus has about the same work, less the ridging and plowing down.The Vegetable Garden|Anonymous
There are occasional fields of sainfoin and of turnips; but these latter are small, and no ridging or hurdling is yet practised.
Ridging the land tends to lessen the amount of moisture in the soil because it increases the evaporating surface.The First Book of Farming|Charles L. Goodrich
After the varnish has set past a certain tack and the brush is then drawn through it, roughing and ridging occurs.Practical Carriage and Wagon Painting|Mayton Clarence Hillick
In ridging out the plants, one thing must be attended to in the preparation of the bed, which has not been before mentioned.The art of promoting the growth of the cucumber and melon|Thomas Watkins
British Dictionary definitions for ridge
- the top of a roof at the junction of two sloping sides
- (as modifier)a ridge tile