Fower vs Rower - What's the difference?

fower | rower |


As nouns the difference between fower and rower

is that fower is (early modern english|dated) one who cleans (fows), as in cooking utensils or house maintenance or fower can be the digit in the nato phonetic alphabet it is pronounced with two syllables, to prevent possible accidental confusion with other digits while rower is one who rows.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

fower

English

Etymology 1

From (fow).

Noun

(en noun)
  • (Early Modern English, dated) One who cleans (fows), as in cooking utensils or house maintenance.
  • Etymology 2

    (etyl) fower, from (etyl) .

    Cardinal number

    (head)
  • (Geordie, cardinal) four
  • Noun

    (-)
  • The digit in the NATO phonetic alphabet. It is pronounced with two syllables, to prevent possible accidental confusion with other digits.
  • ----

    rower

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who rows.
  • * 1874 , (Marcus Clarke), (For the Term of His Natural Life) Chapter VI
  • It had been a sort of race hitherto, and the rowers , with set teeth and compressed lips, had pulled stroke for stroke.
  • A rowing machine.
  • * 1988 , Richard Allen Winett, Ageless athletes (page 65)
  • Aerobic and weight training sessions should also complement each other. For example, on a day you work your upper body with weights, you can use a rower for aerobics.
    ----