Origin of mew1
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- (formerly) an area of stables built around a small street.
- a street having small apartments converted from such stables.
Origin of mew3
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH mewmews , muse
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Origin of mew4
OTHER WORDS FROM mewmewer, noun
How to use mew in a sentence
They mewed like cats at the approach of the patrol, and crowed like cocks when a likely victim approached.
Eight times emerging from the flood, She mewed to every watery godSome speedy aid to send.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various
He brushed around Von Rosen out in the kitchen, and mewed a little, delicate, highbred mew.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
He and his father led her the divil's own life mewed up there, because she wouldn't be a nun.The Kellys and the O'Kellys|Anthony Trollope
It mewed again, bowed its head, came over and rubbed against Iimmi's hip.The Jewels of Aptor|Samuel R. Delany