toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in The Poisonwood Bible

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
a tool for cutting grass that has a curved blade and a long handle that is held with both hands
  • To grow them year after year without dread of flood or plague, in soil that offers up green stems that bend to the scythe again and again, bread from a bottomless basket.
    Book 6 — Song of the Children (59% in)

There are no more uses of "scythe" in The Poisonwood Bible.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®