Definition of mowing in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈməʊɪŋ/


1 (mowings) Loose pieces of grass resulting from mowing: a neat pile of mowings waiting to be composted
More example sentences
  • Grass mowings are very effective too, but not deeper than 5 centimetres at a time.
  • He used to give his grass mowings providing we mowed his lawn.
  • Your compost heap could be vastly improved by covering it with a 9in layer of grass mowings and putting a cover over it.
2US A field of grass grown for hay.

Words that rhyme with mowing

easygoing, flowing, going, knowing, outgoing, showing, sowing, thoroughgoing, toing and froing

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: mow¦ing

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.