thresh: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (thresh), [key]
- to separate the grain or seeds from (a cereal plant or the like) by some mechanical means, as by beating with a flail or by the action of a threshing machine.
- to beat as if with a flail.
- to thresh wheat, grain, etc.
- to deliver blows as if with a flail.
- See(def. 8).
- the act of threshing.
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