Definitions starting with W

ID #3584

work field

(Gen.); work the field (Andros) [cf. OED work till, cultivate (land)] v. phr. to do farm work; to be a small farmer: All them work field, and when God bless the land, you get something (Acklins). cf. GONE IN THE FIELD

Tags: agriculture, verb phrase

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Last update: 2010-11-27 03:00
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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