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English noun: tow

1. tow (act) the act of hauling something (as a vehicle) by means of a hitch or rope


SamplesThe truck gave him a tow to the garage.


Synonymstowage


Broader (hypernym)draw, haul, haulage


English verb: tow

1. tow (contact) drag behind


SamplesHorses used to tow barges along the canal.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
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Broader (hypernym)pull along, schlep, shlep


Narrower (hyponym)tug









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