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See definition of trenching on Dictionary.com
  • as inplow
  • as inverge
  • as inencroach
  • as inexcavate
  • as inhollow

synonyms for trenching

  • bulldoze
  • cultivate
  • rake
  • reap
  • shove
  • smash
  • break
  • farm
  • furrow
  • harrow
  • harvest
  • list
  • push
  • ridge
  • rush
  • till
  • trench
  • turn
  • break ground
  • turn over

antonyms for trenching

MOST RELEVANT
  • hide
  • plant
  • fill
  • fill
  • flush
  • raise
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How to use trenching in a sentence

They, however, had no intention of trenching on David's slender stock without returning an equivalent.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
If I am not trenching upon forbidden ground, might I ask a few more questions concerning this scheme of yours?
JOYCE'S INVESTMENTSFANNIE E. NEWBERRY
Brieg Siege is done only three days ago; Castle all lying black; and the new trenching and fortifying hardly begun.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. XIII. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
A few dances will suffice to show her interest in the entertainment, without unduly trenching on the attention due to her guests.
MARTINE'S HAND-BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND GUIDE TO TRUE POLITENESSARTHUR MARTINE
As the tops are not required, trenching is unnecessary, otherwise the cultivation is the same as for celery.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 5VARIOUS
While the trenching of my vineyard was going on, Billy Nicholls looked over the fence, and gave his opinion about it.
THE BOOK OF THE BUSHGEORGE DUNDERDALE
Without waiting a minute, the men set to work with their trenching tools.
'NEATH VERDUN, AUGUST-OCTOBER, 1914MAURICE GENEVOIX
Hastily-made graves, turned out with small trenching tools, how I wish you were much deeper!
'NEATH VERDUN, AUGUST-OCTOBER, 1914MAURICE GENEVOIX
Then a swift fear took her of disloyalty, of hastiness, of self-confidence trenching on cruelty.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
Tren′cher; Trench′-plough, a plough for trenching or turning up the land more deeply than usual.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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