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seed of the annual grass Avena sativa (spoken of primarily in the plural as 'oats')

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Robert's behavior in sowing wild oats was considered "normal.
There'd be something wrong with him were he not sowing wild oats.
Alan, meanwhile, is busy sowing wild oats during the day and harvesting them at night.
It's a bit of a shock for those of us who thought all our single sisters were out there sowing wild oats like Readybrek was going out of fashion.