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Hoe vs. Hose

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  • Hoe (noun)

    An agricultural tool consisting of a long handle with a flat blade fixed perpendicular to it at the end, used for digging rows.

  • Hoe (noun)

    The horned or piked dogfish.

  • Hoe (noun)

    alternative spelling of ho.

  • Hoe (noun)

    A piece of land that juts out towards the sea; a promontory.

  • Hoe (verb)

    To cut, dig, scrape, turn, arrange, or clean, with this tool.

    "to hoe the earth in a garden"

    "Every year, I hoe my garden for aeration."

    "I always take a shower after I hoe in my garden."

  • Hoe (verb)

    To clear from weeds, or to loosen or arrange the earth about, with a hoe.

    "to hoe corn"

  • Hoe (verb)

    alternative spelling of ho.

  • Hose (noun)

    A flexible tube conveying water or other fluid.

  • Hose (noun)

    A stocking-like garment worn on the legs; pantyhose, women's tights.

  • Hose (noun)

    Close-fitting trousers or breeches, reaching to the knee.

  • Hose (verb)

    To water or spray with a hose.

  • Hose (verb)

    To deliver using a hose.

  • Hose (verb)

    To provide with hose garment

  • Hose (verb)

    To attack and kill somebody, usually using a firearm.

  • Hose (verb)

    To trick or deceive.

  • Hose (verb)

    To break a computer so everything needs to be reinstalled; to wipe all files.

  • Hose (verb)

    To cause an unfair disadvantage to a player or team through poor officiating; especially, to cause a player or team to lose the game with an incorrect call.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Hoe (noun)

    A tool chiefly for digging up weeds, and arranging the earth about plants in fields and gardens. It is made of a flat blade of iron or steel having an eye or tang by which it is attached to a wooden handle at an acute angle.

  • Hoe (noun)

    The horned or piked dogfish. See Dogfish.

  • Hoe

    To cut, dig, scrape, turn, arrange, or clean, with a hoe; as, to hoe the earth in a garden; also, to clear from weeds, or to loosen or arrange the earth about, with a hoe; as, to hoe corn.

  • Hoe (verb)

    To use a hoe; to labor with a hoe.

  • Hose (noun)

    Close-fitting trousers or breeches, as formerly worn, reaching to the knee.

  • Hose (noun)

    Covering for the feet and lower part of the legs; a stocking or stockings.

  • Hose (noun)

    A flexible pipe, made of leather, India rubber, or other material, and used for conveying fluids, especially water, from a faucet, hydrant, or fire engine.

Webster Dictionary
  • Hoe (noun)

    a tool with a flat blade attached at right angles to a long handle

  • Hoe (verb)

    dig with a hoe;

    "He is hoeing the flower beds"

  • Hose (noun)

    socks and stockings and tights collectively (the British include underwear as hosiery)

  • Hose (noun)

    man's garment of the 16th and 17th centuries; worn with a doublet

  • Hose (noun)

    a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas

  • Hose (verb)

    water with a hose;

    "hose the lawn"

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