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Meaning of TILTH

Pronunciation:  tilth

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  arable land that is worked by plowing and sowing and raising crops
  2. [n]  the state of aggregation of soil and its condition for supporting plant growth
 

TILTH is a 5 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: cultivated land, farmland, ploughland, plowland, tillage, tilled land
 
 See Also: condition, fallow, ground, land, soil, status

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tilth\, n. [AS. til?, fr. tilian to till. See {Till} to
cultivate.]
1. The state of being tilled, or prepared for a crop;
   culture; as, land is good tilth.

         The tilth and rank fertility of its golden youth.
                                               --De Quincey.

2. That which is tilled; tillage ground. [R.]

         And so by tilth and grange . . . We gained the
         mother city.                          --Tennyson.

 

 

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