plow

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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "plough."
plow(
plau
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (agriculture)
a. arar
The farmer plowed the fields before planting the seeds.El granjero aró los campos antes de sembrar las semillas.
2. (to remove)
a. despejar
In winter, my father used to earn money plowing snow.En el invierno, mi padre ganaba dinero despejando nieve.
b. barrer la nieve de
We need to plow the front yard before we can drive anywhere.Tenemos que barrer la nieve del jardín delantero antes de poder salir en coche a cualquier parte.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
3. (agriculture)
a. el arado
(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).
(M)
The mule pulled the plow through the field.La mula tiraba del arado por el campo.
4. (snowplow)
a. el quitanieves
(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).
(M)
It was snowing and the plows were out.Estaba nevando y fuera se veían los quitanieves.
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