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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.


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.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)pull along, schlep, shlep

Narrower (hyponym)tug

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