Ploughshare vs Plowshare - What's the difference?

ploughshare | plowshare | Alternative forms |

Ploughshare is an alternative form of plowshare.


As nouns the difference between ploughshare and plowshare

is that ploughshare is while plowshare is the cutting edge of a plow, typically a metal blade.

ploughshare

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • plowshare

    English

    Alternative forms

    * ploughshare

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The cutting edge of a plow, typically a metal blade.
  • And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: and they shall beat their swords into plowshares , and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more. (Isaiah 2:4, KJV)

    See also

    * scallop * scar * shear