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Heed vs. Weed

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  • Heed (noun)

    Careful attention.

  • Heed (verb)

    To guard, protect.

  • Heed (verb)

    To mind; to regard with care; to take notice of; to attend to; to observe.

  • Heed (verb)

    To pay attention, care.

  • Weed (noun)

    Any plant regarded as unwanted at the place where, and at the time when it is growing.

    "If it isn't in a straight line or marked with a label, it's a weed."

  • Weed (noun)

    Short for duckweed.

  • Weed (noun)

    Underbrush; low shrubs.

  • Weed (noun)

    A drug or the like made from the leaves of a plant.

  • Weed (noun)

    Cannabis.

  • Weed (noun)

    Tobacco.

  • Weed (noun)

    A weak horse, which is therefore unfit to breed from.

  • Weed (noun)

    A puny person; one who has little physical strength.

  • Weed (noun)

    Something unprofitable or troublesome; anything useless.

  • Weed (noun)

    A garment or piece of clothing.

  • Weed (noun)

    Clothing collectively; clothes, dress.

  • Weed (noun)

    An article of dress worn in token of grief; a mourning garment or badge.

  • Weed (noun)

    (Female) mourning apparel.

    "He wore a weed on his hat."

  • Weed (noun)

    A sudden illness or relapse, often attended with fever, which befalls those who are about to give birth, are giving birth, or have recently given birth or miscarried or aborted.

  • Weed (verb)

    To remove unwanted vegetation from a cultivated area.

    "I weeded my flower bed."

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  • Heed

    To mind; to regard with care; to take notice of; to attend to; to observe.

  • Heed (verb)

    To mind; to consider.

  • Heed (noun)

    Attention; notice; observation; regard; - often with give or take.

  • Heed (noun)

    Careful consideration; obedient regard.

  • Heed (noun)

    A look or expression of heading.

  • Weed (noun)

    A garment; clothing; especially, an upper or outer garment.

  • Weed (noun)

    An article of dress worn in token of grief; a mourning garment or badge; as, he wore a weed on his hat; especially, in the plural, mourning garb, as of a woman; as, a widow's weeds.

  • Weed (noun)

    A sudden illness or relapse, often attended with fever, which attacks women in childbed.

  • Weed (noun)

    Underbrush; low shrubs.

  • Weed (noun)

    Any plant growing in cultivated ground to the injury of the crop or desired vegetation, or to the disfigurement of the place; an unsightly, useless, or injurious plant.

  • Weed (noun)

    Fig.: Something unprofitable or troublesome; anything useless.

  • Weed (noun)

    An animal unfit to breed from.

  • Weed (noun)

    Tobacco, or a cigar.

  • Weed

    To free from noxious plants; to clear of weeds; as, to weed corn or onions; to weed a garden.

  • Weed

    To take away, as noxious plants; to remove, as something hurtful; to extirpate; - commonly used with out; as, to weed out inefficiency from an enterprise.

  • Weed

    To free from anything hurtful or offensive.

  • Weed

    To reject as unfit for breeding purposes.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Heed (noun)

    paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people);

    "his attentiveness to her wishes"

    "he spends without heed to the consequences"

  • Heed (verb)

    pay close attention to; give heed to;

    "Heed the advice of the old men"

  • Weed (noun)

    any plant that crowds out cultivated plants

  • Weed (noun)

    street names for marijuana

  • Weed (verb)

    clear of weeds;

    "weed the garden"

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