What is Tow?

Tow definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object)
to pull or haul (a car, barge, trailer, etc.) by a rope, chain, or other device: The car was towed to the service station.

an act or instance of towing.
something being towed.
something, as a boat or truck, that tows.
a rope, chain, metal bar, or other device for towing: The trailer is secured to the car by a metal tow.
ski tow.