- a simple past tense and past participle of know1.
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Examples from the Web for knowed
I says in a whisper, and feeling sick all over, because I knowed what he was thinking about.
I wish I knowed what was the reason of that, but there don't seem to be no way to find out.
Because he knowed how he was going to get all of them by and by.
"I knowed Abe Condit," and immediately changed the conversation.The Underdog
F. Hopkinson Smith
We've had a Frenchman here in his time, and it's my opinion he knowed more French than the Frenchman did.Little Dorrit