Definition of Row

a. & adv.1.Rough; stern; angry.
n.1.A noisy, turbulent quarrel or disturbance; a brawl.
1.A series of persons or things arranged in a continued line; a line; a rank; a file; as, a row of trees; a row of houses or columns.
And there were windows in three rows.
- 1 Kings vii. 4.
The bright seraphim in burning row.
- Milton.
Row culture
(Agric.) the practice of cultivating crops in drills.
Row of points
(Geom.) the points on a line, infinite in number, as the points in which a pencil of rays is intersected by a line.
v. t.1.To propel with oars, as a boat or vessel, along the surface of water; as, to row a boat.
[imp. & p. p. Rowed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Rowing.]
2.To transport in a boat propelled with oars; as, to row the captain ashore in his barge.
v. i.1.To use the oar; as, to row well.
2.To be moved by oars; as, the boat rows easily.
n.1.The act of rowing; excursion in a rowboat.

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