verb (used with object), hewed, hewed or hewn, hew·ing.
verb (used without object), hewed, hewed or hewn, hew·ing.
LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!
Origin of hew
synonym study for hew
OTHER WORDS FROM hewhew·a·ble, adjectivehewer, nounun·hew·a·ble, adjectiveun·hewed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH hewhew , hue
Definition for hew (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for hew
Mostly, the night hewed to its mission: attending to burgeoning design houses.CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards Honor the Next Big Designers|Robin Givhan|November 15, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And in the forefront, with a laugh upon his lips, hewed Quinton Edge.The Doomsman|Van Tassel Sutphen
But his gleaming dah still flashed into sight now and again as he hewed fiercely at the bridge.Jack Haydon's Quest|John Finnemore
Angle took his sword in both hands and hewed at Grettir's head.Grettir The Strong|Unknown
Lycurgus was blinded by Zeus and soon died, or became frantic and hewed down his own son, mistaking him for a vine.
Anticipation of the possibility of it hewed division between the young man's pride of being and his warmer feelings.The Amazing Marriage, Complete|George Meredith