verb (used without object)
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Origin of mew1
Words nearby mew
Definition for mew (2 of 4)
Origin of mew2
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
"Mew," said the cat, as he sprang softly into the room; but the prince did not heed him.The Golden Spears|Edmund Leamy
"You mew me up here with not a soul to speak to from morning till night," her mother burst forth one day.Ghetto Tragedies|Israel Zangwill
In order to gain admittance into my room, he used to mew like a cat at my door, and when I answered him, he would come in.Memoirs of the Empress Catherine II.|Catherine II, Empress of Russia
Some of them mew much, some of them scratch, some of them have days when they will only wave their naughty little tails in anger.The Adventures of Elizabeth in Rgen|Elizabeth von Arnim
The next morning the new guest was discovered, and the Cat began to mew and the Hen to cackle.Favorite Fairy Tales|Logan Marshall