An example of strow is tossing wildflower seeds into a field.
transitive verbstrowed, strown or strowed, strow′ing
(third-person singular simple present strows, present participle strowing, simple past strowed, past participle strown)
- Obsolete form of strew.
- Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks. "” Milton.
- A manner turbid [...] and strown with blemishes. "” M. Arnold.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.