The political situation is still unresolved, and political instability may sow violence again.
As our biblically minded fellow Americans know, you reap what you sow.
One of the most important tasks of a historian is to unite humanity with the power of knowledge, not to sow artificial discord.
In love, you retire a passive role and sow some predatory oats.
Activists such as Badawi are silenced in order to sow fear among others who might dare to challenge the dictatorship.
On the land he was having broken (for he had teams breaking prairie in addition to the tractor) he had arranged to sow flaxseed.
And the sow that was washed, she went wallerin' in the mire, first chance she got.
sow in August or September in a sheltered spot to stand the winter.
Or sow with hemp all the borders where cabbages are planted, so as to enclose them, and not one of these vermin will approach.
You're the only man I know who can convince the public that a sow's ear is really a silk purse, and you may have to do just that.
Old English sawan "to scatter seed upon the ground or plant it in the earth, disseminate" (class VII strong verb; past tense seow, past participle sawen), from Proto-Germanic *sean (cf. Old Norse sa, Old Saxon saian, Middle Dutch sayen, Dutch zaaien, Old High German sawen, German säen, Gothic saian), from PIE root *se- (1) "to sow" (cf. Latin sero, past tense sevi, past participle satum "to sow;" Old Church Slavonic sejo, sejati; Lithuanian seju, seti "to sow"), source of semen, season (n.), seed (n.), etc. Figurative sense was in Old English.
Old English sugu, su "female of the swine," from Proto-Germanic *su- (cf. Old Saxon, Old High German su, German Sau, Dutch zeug, Old Norse syr), from PIE root *su- (cf. Sanskrit sukarah "wild boar, swine;" Avestan hu "wild boar;" Greek hys "swine;" Latin sus "swine," swinus "pertaining to swine;" Old Church Slavonic svinija "swine;" Lettish sivens "young pig;" Welsh hucc, Irish suig "swine; Old Irish socc "snout, plowshare"), possibly imitative of pig noise, a notion reinforced by the fact that Sanskrit sukharah means "maker of (the sound) 'su.' " Related to swine. As a term of abuse for a woman, attested from c.1500. Sow-bug "hog louse" is from 1750.