DLGto remove unwanted plants from a garden or other place
weed somebody/something ↔ out
to get rid of people or things that are not very good:
The research will help governments to weed out ineffective aid schemes.
WORD FOCUS: garden WORD FOCUS: garden parts of a garden:lawn, flowerbed, hedge, patio, rockery, pond, greenhouse, compost heap, kitchen garden things you do in the garden:cut the grass/mow the lawn, weed the flowerbeds, sow seeds, plant flowers/bushes/trees, water the plants, cut back/prune roses and other bushes, trim the hedge ➔ See alsogarden
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.