Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
scythe

scythe

 
pronunciation:
saIth
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun, verb), Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition: a tool for cutting grass, harvesting grain, or the like, having a long handle to which a long, curved blade is attached, usu. at a right angle.
 
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: scythed, scythes, scything
definition: to cut or harvest using a scythe.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
Word Explorer
See
  grain, grass