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Etymology

From Middle English furgh, forow, from Old English furh, cognate with Old High German furuh, Latin porca and Dutch vore

Noun

Singular
furrow

Plural
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  1. A trench cut in the soil, as when plowed in order to plant a crop.
    Don't walk across that deep furrow in the field.
  2. A deep wrinkle in the skin of the face, especially on someone's forehead.
    When she was tired, a deep furrow appeared on her forehead.

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Verb

Infinitive
to furrow

Third person singular
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Simple past
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Past participle
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Present participle
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to furrow (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make (a) cut(s) in the ground.
    Cart wheels can furrow roads.
  2. (About someone's brows or eyebrows) frown, to pull them together due to worry, concentration etc.
    Leave me alone so I can furrow my brows and concentrate.

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