Hoe

What is Hoe ?

Hoe is (noun) a garden tool with a long handle and small sharp blade, used to break up the surface of soil or cut off weeds Use a sharp hoe to remove the weeds between your peas. (verb) to cultivate land with a hoe You must hoe the vegetable patch regularly to keep the weeds down. The gardener was hoeing around the strawberries.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level