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English noun: furrow

1. furrow (artifact) a long shallow trench in the ground (especially one made by a plow)


Broader (hypernym)trench


Narrower (hyponym)cut, gash

2. furrow (shape) a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface


SamplesHis face has many lines.
Ironing gets rid of most wrinkles.


Synonymscrease, crinkle, line, seam, wrinkle


Broader (hypernym)depression, impression, imprint


Narrower (hyponym)crow's feet, crow's foot, dermatoglyphic, frown line, heart line, laugh line, life line, lifeline, line of destiny, line of fate, line of heart, line of life, line of Saturn, love line, mensal line


Part meronymcutis, skin, tegument


English verb: furrow

1. furrow (contact) hollow out in the form of a furrow or groove


SamplesFurrow soil.


Synonymsgroove, rut


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cut into, delve, dig, turn over

2. furrow (contact) make wrinkled or creased


SamplesFurrow one's brow.


Synonymscrease, wrinkle


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)fold, fold up, turn up

3. furrow (contact) cut a furrow into a columns


Synonymschamfer, chase


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cut









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