sower

Definitions

  • The Sower
    The Sower
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sower someone who sows
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Behold a Sower went Forth to Sow Behold a Sower went Forth to Sow

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sower One who, or that which, sows.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sower One who sows or scatters seed.
    • n sower That which sows seed; a sowing-machine.
    • n sower One who scatters or spreads; a disseminator; a breeder; a promoter.
    • n sower An obsolete spelling of sewer.
    • sower An obsolete spelling of sour.
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Usage

In literature:

Those that are only uncommon men are perverts and sowers of pestilence.
"The Victorian Age in Literature" by G. K. Chesterton
Some sowers, more expert at their work, sow with both hands and complete the strip each time they walk over the field.
"Clovers and How to Grow Them" by Thomas Shaw
Only the enemies of civilisation, the sellers of arms and the sowers of hatred, are growing rich on its ruins.
"The World in Chains" by John Mavrogordato
The orator is the sower.
"Napoleon the Little" by Victor Hugo
The rising Nile moistening and fertilizing the land, prepares the way for the sower.
"Usury" by Calvin Elliott
Gun-wheels, horses' hoofs, feet of men had made of naught the sower's pains.
"The Long Roll" by Mary Johnston
Where can we find a more promising body of sowers of the grain?
"The Frontier in American History" by Frederick Jackson Turner
You must then ask the jury whether a person so addressed must be considered as a common sower of sedition, etc.
"A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume I (of II)" by Augustus De Morgan
Already the reaper is receiving his wages and gathering in a crop for eternal life, that the sower and reaper may rejoice together.
"The Children's Bible" by Henry A. Sherman
The healer is the sower, and the patient's unconscious mind is the soil.
"The Arena" by Various
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In poetry:

More than a man was the sower,
Lured by a man's desire,
For a triune Bride walked close at his side —
Dew and Dust and Fire!
"The Poet's Town" by John Gneisenau Neihardt
Bearded leas embattled stand,
Embattled with the hosts of bread.
Famine has seen and fled.
The sower's hand,
It saves the land:
High honour to the sower's hand!
"Song The Seventh" by Thomas Aird
"Be He Anathema, the Sower of Light!
Be He Anathema whom worlds adore!--
If to our native star He join us not
Be He accursed, through all creation cursed, for aye!"
"The Legend Of The Earth" by Sarah Anne Curzon
It's the sower. He is standing tall and stout
In the sunset's rays which are like flowing gold;
Before his feet are the fields of the fatherland
Spreading their unlimited nakedness.
"The Sowing" by Daniel Varoujan
"Away! away!" cried He of worlds the Sower:
"Away, ye stars! spring in the wastes of heaven;
Broider its purple fields with your fair gems;
Tuneful, elated, gladsome, take your course.
"The Legend Of The Earth" by Sarah Anne Curzon
"I will that all within your bounds shall shine,
Be glad, be prosperous, happy, blest, content,
Shall sing for ever 'Glory be to Thee,
Creator, Father, Sower, who with suns
Hast filled infinity!'"
"The Legend Of The Earth" by Sarah Anne Curzon

In news:

Nathan Sowers of Moberly netted a first half goal Monday with an assist coming from Mitchell Ewing, but that effort was not enough as the soccer Spartans returned home from Jefferson City last night losing 2-1 to Class 2 No.
Redeeming the Story by John Sowers (Zondervan, 2010).
Sowers argues that only God, working through his people, can fill the hole left by absent earthly fathers.
HomeReligion Seeds From The Sower .
Megan Anne Busker and Jonathan Steven Sower were joined in marriage July 16, 2011 during a Mass at St Mary's Catholic Church in College Station, Texas.
JOHN VINCENT Rico of Colerain and Darcy Elynn Springer of St Clairsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Retta Jane Rico, to Leonard Ellis Whan , son of Edward Ellis Whan and Miriam del Carmen Sowers of Miami, Fl.
Carol Sowers is KHQA's Vice President of Public Affairs and an Anchor.
Click on the headline for a video blog from Nick Sowers.
I've put most of the self-sowers in my garden on an enemies' list.
Both of these life-altering events happened 44 years ago to Jonesboro resident Don Sowers as he fought in the jungles and rice patties of Vietnam.
At just 13-years-old, Kirsten Sowers is not only a singer-songwriter who is making quite a name for herself all around the country, but she uses her music to support her very own charity, the Kirsten Kares Foundation.
Davina Sowers of Davina & The Vagabonds hit the Midwest out of Florida in 2005 and she hasn't looked back.
Byron Sowers, right, with son Bryon, on their farm in western Kansas.
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A), July 13, 2008 "A sower went out to sow" (Mt 13:3).
Cultivating a Life-Long Love for God: A Bible study for women based on the parable of The Sower.
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In science:

Sowers, Multidimensional reaction-diffusion equations with white noise boundary perturbations, Ann.
Predictability of the Burgers dynamics under model uncertainty
Sowers, Large deviations for a reaction–diffusion equation with non-Gaussian perturbation, Ann.
Large deviations from a stationary measure for a class of dissipative PDE's with random kicks
In the final state the shower proceed forward in real time but for initial state parton the sowers proceeds backward in real time.
QCD and Monte Carlo generators
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