• Droved Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Drove

• Drove Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A road for driving cattle; a driftway.
  2. (imp.) of Drive
  3. (n.) A narrow drain or channel used in the irrigation of land.
  4. (n.) The grooved surface of stone finished by the drove chisel; -- called also drove work.
  5. (n.) A crowd of people in motion.
  6. (n.) A broad chisel used to bring stone to a nearly smooth surface; -- called also drove chisel.
  7. (n.) A collection of cattle driven, or cattle collected for driving; a number of animals, as oxen, sheep, or swine, driven in a body.
  8. (imp.) of Drive.
  9. (n.) Any collection of irrational animals, moving or driving forward; as, a finny drove.
  10. (n.) To drive, as cattle or sheep, esp. on long journeys; to follow the occupation of a drover.
  11. (n.) To finish, as stone, with a drove or drove chisel.

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