verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of thresh
OTHER WORDS FROM threshre·thresh, verb (used with object)un·threshed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH threshthrash, thresh .
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Example sentences from the Web for thresh
Yet, though I thresh them all together, I cannot call them liars, either.Faust|Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The farmer caught up a huge flail with which he was wont to thresh out his oats.Hunted and Harried|R.M. Ballantyne
During the harvest the farmers dry and thresh out their crops in it.Jerusalem Explored, Volume I--Text|Ermete Pierotti
That's where we thresh things out, and in this case there was no time to lose.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Then we'll thresh them on the barn floor and it will be time soon, Hal, to husk your corn and bring in Aunt Lolly's pumpkins.Daddy Takes Us to the Garden|Howard R. Garis