Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: ploughshare
IPA transcription: [pl'aʊʃeɪɹ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: plowshare, ploughshare, share
    Meaning: a sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil
Usage examples
  • I've seen some terrible hurricanes on the plains, winds that would cut the earth as if it was done with a ploughshare, and these armies are going to be rained on mighty hard to-night."