Definition of sow noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

sow2

 noun
noun
NAmE//saʊ//
 
 
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  • a female pig compare boar, hog see also sow1
  • Idioms
    make a silk purse out of a sow's ear
     
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    to succeed in making something good out of material that does not seem very good at all
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: sow