Meaning of WEED in English

WEED

transcription, транскрипция: [ wi:d ]

( weeds, weeding, weeded)

1.

A weed is a wild plant that grows in gardens or fields of crops and prevents the plants that you want from growing properly.

...a garden overgrown with weeds.

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2.

Weed is a plant that grows in water and usually forms a thick floating mass. There are many different kinds of weed.

Large, clogging banks of weed are the only problem.

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3.

If you weed an area, you remove the weeds from it.

Caspar was weeding the garden...

Try not to walk on the flower beds when weeding or hoeing.

VERB : V n , V

• weed‧ing

She taught me to do the weeding.

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