Harrowing vs Tilling - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between harrowing and tilling
is that harrowing
is while tilling
As an adjective harrowing
is causing pain or distress.
As a noun harrowing
is the process of breaking up earth with a harrow.
Causing pain or distress.
* 2006 , , Concrete: Killer Smile , Dark Horse Books, cover text
- Harrowing journeys down the dark roads of anger, violence, and madness
, author=Brian Hayes
, title=Father of Fractals
, volume=101, issue=1, page=62
, passage=Toward the end of the war, Benoit was sent off on his own with forged papers; he wound up working as a horse groom at a chalet in the Loire valley. Mandelbrot describes this harrowing
youth with great sangfroid.}}
The process of breaking up earth with a harrow.
- The field received two harrowings .