grubbing-hoe


grubbing-hoe
n.

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  • grubbing hoe — noun see grub hoe …   Useful english dictionary

  • grub hoe — noun or grubbing hoe 1. : a heavy hoe for grubbing 2. : grub ax * * * a heavy hoe for digging up roots, stumps, etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • grub hoe — /ˈgrʌb hoʊ/ (say grub hoh) noun a heavy hoe for grubbing up roots, etc. Also, grubbing hoe …   Australian English dictionary

  • Grub hoe — Grub Grub, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The larva of an insect, especially of a beetle; called also {grubworm}. See Illust. of {Goldsmith beetle}, under {Goldsmith}. [1913 Webster] Yet your butterfly was a grub. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A short, thick man; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stub hoe — noun : a stout hoe for grubbing up stubs or stumps …   Useful english dictionary

  • grub-axe — n. Mattock, grubbing hoe …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • mattock — n. Grub axe, grubbing hoe …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Grub — Grub, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The larva of an insect, especially of a beetle; called also {grubworm}. See Illust. of {Goldsmith beetle}, under {Goldsmith}. [1913 Webster] Yet your butterfly was a grub. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A short, thick man; a dwarf …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grub ax — Grub Grub, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The larva of an insect, especially of a beetle; called also {grubworm}. See Illust. of {Goldsmith beetle}, under {Goldsmith}. [1913 Webster] Yet your butterfly was a grub. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A short, thick man; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grub axe — Grub Grub, n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The larva of an insect, especially of a beetle; called also {grubworm}. See Illust. of {Goldsmith beetle}, under {Goldsmith}. [1913 Webster] Yet your butterfly was a grub. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A short, thick man; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English