Definition of mowing in English:


Line breaks: mow¦ing
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.

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