or ro·to-till·er, ro·to till·er

[ roh-tuh-til-er ]

  1. a motorized device having spinning blades perpendicular to the ground and arranged like spokes, used for tilling soil.

Origin of rototiller

First recorded in 1920–25; rot(ary) + -o- + tiller1

Words Nearby rototiller Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use rototiller in a sentence

  • The two of them, Ester and he sitting in that kitchen--too damn lazy to rototiller that garden.

    The Land of Look Behind | Paul Cameron Brown