harrow
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harrow(
heh
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (agriculture)
a. la grada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The donkey pulls a harrow to plow the field.El burro jala una grada para arar el campo.
b. la rastra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The harrow is attached to the tractor.La rastra está conectada al tractor.
c. el escarificador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The new harrow can cover the area of the field in half the time.El nuevo escarificador puede recorrer el superficie del campo en la mitad del tiempo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (agriculture)
a. gradar
Today we are going to harrow the ground so that we can plant the seeds.Hoy vamos a gradar la tierra para poder plantar las semillas.
b. escarificar
The farmer harrowed the field with the help of his mule.El granjero escarificó el campo con la ayuda de su mula.
3.
A word or phrase that is no longer used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another era (e.g. thou).
(archaic)
(to pillage)
a. atormentar
She didn't want her children harrowed by such graphic images of victims of war.No quería a sus hijos atormentados por esas imágenes gráficas de las víctimas de la guerra.
b. destrozar
The invading army mercilessly harrowed the countryside.El ejército invasor destrozó la tierra sin piedad.
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harrow
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (farm equipment)
a. la grada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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harrow [ˈhærəʊ] (Agr)
noun
grada (f); rastra (f)
transitive verb
1 (Agr) gradar
2 torturar; destrozar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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