Plow vs Plowboy - What's the difference?

plow | plowboy |


As nouns the difference between plow and plowboy

is that plow is (us) while plowboy is a boy plower, a boy who plows.

As a verb plow

is (us).

plow

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (US)
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • (US)
  • * 2013 June 18, , " Protests Widen as Brazilians Chide Leaders," New York Times (retrieved 21 June 2013):
  • Government institutions seem prepared to continue plowing public funds into the projects. A Brazilian newspaper reported Tuesday that the national development bank had approved a new loan of about $200 million for Itaquerão, a new stadium in São Paulo that is expected to host the opening match of the World Cup.

    plowboy

    English

    Alternative forms

    * ploughboy (British)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A boy plower, a boy who plows.
  • A knave who helps the plowman by driving the draught animals in front of the plow.