Definition of plough-tail in English:

plough-tail

(US plow-tail)

noun

  • The rear or handles of a plough. Also in extended use: ploughing; the occupation or place of a farm labourer, especially in "at (also from,etc.) the plough-tail".

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in John Fitzherbert (d. 1531). From plough + tail.

Pronunciation

plough-tail

/ˈplaʊteɪl/