- 1A wheelbarrow.More example sentences
- She gathered two stacks of hay into a wheelbarrow and pushed the barrow to the stall that was vacant.
- Hundreds of navigators, ‘navvies,’ were employed to dig the canals with only spades, picks, barrows and horse and cart.
- Ireland's popular gardener Gerry Daly dispensed barrows and pots full of helpful information for all types of gardens in a varied and interesting talk in Abbeyleix, Manor Hotel on Thursday last March 23.
- 1.1A luggage trolley.More example sentences
- When we had a lull, we used to take a walk up and down the station, collecting cups from the floor, luggage barrows, window sills and every conceivable place.
- Luggage barrows, guards with whistles and platform seats were gliding past the window on roller-skates.
- Today's modern carts come in different forms; barrow, hand truck, wagon, wheelbarrow, push cart, handbarrow, handcart or gurney.
- 1.2British A two-wheeled handcart used especially by street vendors.More example sentences
- These were all purchased from street barrows when second-hand books were sold at a cost of about sixpence each.
- Sold from just about every avenue one could imagine (from shops to basements to barrows in the street), the drink played into the prevalent violence and insecurity in a dramatic and disastrous way.
- He came to a corner, but she was lost in the crowd around a line of street barrows selling clothing and a little food.
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- 5 big barrowloads of soil already shifted from that hole, and the pile of bricks is half of them.
- Night after night a docker called Jack Fletcher takes a barrowload of carthorse manure off the docks, is stopped by the ultra-suspicious dock police and the manure thoroughly searched.
- All I could remember was heady days hauling in saithe, sea bass and mackerel by the barrowload.
Old English bearwe 'stretcher, bier', of Germanic origin; related to bear1.
- An ancient burial mound.More example sentences
- Across Britain and Ireland there are thousands of Iron Age barrows and burial mounds, and hundreds of Iron Age hill forts.
- In prehistoric Britain early agricultural communities deposited their dead in communal, highly visible locations such as chambered tombs, barrows and burial cairns.
- With its prehistoric burial mounds, barrows and encampments, its feudal laws and time-trapped settlements, the New Forest is anything but.
Old English beorg, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch berg, German Berg 'hill, mountain'.
- A male pig castrated before maturity.More example sentences
- Mackenzie Langemeier won the honor of grand champion Duroc barrow with her 259-pound pig named Rocky. The barrow was purchased from Kent Brattain.
- Members who weigh and tag their pigs from March 31 - April 7 may show one derby pen of three, one derby gilt and one derby barrow.
- Many people recommend a spayed sow for the poor, but I always recommend a barrow pig.