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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [wee-der]
    • /ˈwi dər/
    • /ˈwiːdə /
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wee-der]
    • /ˈwi dər/

Definitions of weeder word

  • noun weeder a person who removes weeds, as from a garden or lawn. 1
  • noun weeder a device, as a tool or machine, for removing weeds. 1
  • noun weeder An agricultural worker who removes weeds. 1
  • noun weeder a tool used to remove weeds. 0

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Origin of weeder

First appearance:

before 1400
One of the 24% oldest English words
late Middle English word dating back to 1400-50; See origin at weed1, -er1

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Parts of speech for Weeder


weeder popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 71% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

weeder usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for weeder

noun weeder

  • horticulturist — the cultivation of a garden, orchard, or nursery; the cultivation of flowers, fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants.
  • gardener — a person who is employed to cultivate or care for a garden, lawn, etc.

Top questions with weeder

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