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Words related to tilling

cultivation of the land in order to raise crops

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Thou knowest,"-- the young Bulstrode had said then, as the older Bulstrode was saying now-- "Thou knowest how loose my soul sits from these things--how I view them all as implements for tilling Thy garden rescued here and there from the wilderness.
Behold yonder peasant tilling his field in peace and contentment
But the Saxons did wiselier, kept peace and concord amongst themselves, tilling their fields and building anew their cities and castles.
87-89) But an old man tilling his flowering vineyard saw him as he was hurrying down the plain through grassy Onchestus.
His iron constitution enabled him to work morning and evening at improving and tilling his lands.