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tow

US [toʊ]
UK [təʊ]
Simple Present:tows  Present Participle:towing  Past Tense:towed  
tow
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v.
— see also
tow bar
,
tow rope
1.
~ sth (away)
(用绳索或链条)拖,拉,牵引,拽to pull a car or boat behind another vehicle, using a rope or chain
Our car was towed away by the police.
我们的汽车被警察拖走了。
n.
1.
[sing]
(车、船等的)牵引,拽引an act of one vehicle pulling another vehicle using a rope or chain
The car broke down and we had to get somebody to give us a tow.
汽车抛锚了,我们只得让人拖走。
a tow truck
牵引车
IDM
She turned up with her mother in tow.
她露面了,后面紧跟着她的母亲。
in tow
(informal)
紧随着;陪伴着if you have sbin tow , they are with you and following closely behind
She turned up with her mother in tow.
她露面了,后面紧跟着她的母亲。
(船)被拖着走if a ship is takenin tow , it is pulled by another ship

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