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Definition of hoe verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hoe

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//həʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hoʊ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hoe
BrE BrE//həʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hoʊ//
 
he / she / it hoes
BrE BrE//həʊz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hoʊz//
 
past simple hoed
BrE BrE//həʊd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hoʊd//
 
past participle hoed
BrE BrE//həʊd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//hoʊd//
 
-ing form hoeing
BrE BrE//ˈhəʊɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhoʊɪŋ//
 
Gardening
 
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(hoeing, hoed, hoed) [transitive, intransitive] hoe (something) to break up soil, remove plants, etc. with a hoe to hoe the flower beds See related entries: Gardening Word Origin Middle English: from Old French houe, of Germanic origin; related to German Haue, also to hew. Phrasal Verbshoe in
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hoe

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