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sow1 British & World English

Plant (seed) by scattering it on or in the earth

sow2 British & World English

An adult female pig, especially one which has farrowed

self-sow British & World English

(Of a plant) propagate itself by seed

sow dragon's teeth British & World English

Take action that is intended to prevent trouble, but which actually brings it about

sow the seed of British & World English

Do something which will eventually bring about (a particular result)

sow one's wild oats British & World English

Go through a period of wild or promiscuous behaviour while young

you reap what you sow British & World English

You eventually have to face up to the consequences of your actions

sow dragon's teeth in dragon's teeth British & World English

Take action that is intended to prevent trouble, but which actually brings it about

sow the seed of in sow1 British & World English

Do something which will eventually bring about (a particular result)

sow one's wild oats in oat British & World English

Go through a period of wild or promiscuous behaviour while young

sowbug British & World English

Another term for woodlouse.

you reap what you sow in reap British & World English

You eventually have to face up to the consequences of your actions

you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear British & World English

You can’t create a fine product from inferior materials

reap the whirlwind in whirlwind British & World English

Suffer serious consequences as a result of one’s actions

reap the whirlwind British & World English

Suffer serious consequences as a result of one’s actions

sow the seed or seeds of in sow1 British & World English

Do something which will eventually bring about (a particular result)

you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear in sow2 British & World English

You can’t create a fine product from inferior materials

sow or plant dragon's teeth in dragon's teeth British & World English

Take action that is intended to prevent trouble, but which actually brings it about

sow English Thesaurus

sow the seeds in rows 30cm apart

sow English-Spanish

sembrar*

sow the seed thinly in thinly English-Spanish

siembre esparciendo bien la semilla

to sow one's wild oats in wild oat English-Spanish

correrla (mientras se es joven) colloquial/familiar

as ye sow, so shall ye reap in reap English-Spanish

se cosecha lo que se siembra, quien siembra vientos recoge tempestades

to sow the seeds of doubt in seed English-Spanish

sembrar* (el germen de) la duda

to sow a field with wheat in sow English-Spanish

sembrar* un campo de trigo

to sow a field with mines in sow English-Spanish

sembrar* un campo de minas

to sow o lay mines in an area in mine English-Spanish

minar una zona, sembrar* de minas una zona

as you sow, so shall you reap in sow English-Spanish

lo que siembres cosecharás

to sow (the seeds of) doubt in sb's mind in sow English-Spanish

sembrar* (la semilla de) la duda en algn