verb (used without object)
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Origin of mew1
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Definition for mew (2 of 4)
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Definition for mew (3 of 4)
- (formerly) an area of stables built around a small street.
- a street having small apartments converted from such stables.
verb (used with object)
Origin of mew3
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH mewmews , muse
Definition for mew (4 of 4)
verb (used with or without object)
Origin of mew4
OTHER WORDS FROM mewmewer, noun
Example sentences from the Web for mew
A dog would bark; a kitten would mew; a parrot would say "Pardon!"
He brushed around Von Rosen out in the kitchen, and mewed a little, delicate, highbred mew.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Mew-hew-she-kaw, the White Cloud; first Chief of the nation.
How they would mew over my delinquencies, and what scratches I should get from their velvet-shod claws!The Man Between|Amelia E. Barr
The Black Cat gave vent to a single Mew,—a most unnatural sound for a mouser,—it seemed as it were mewed through a cow's horn!Bentley's Miscellany, Volume II|Various