verb (used without object)
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Origin of mew1
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
Then she jumped down and sat on the floor, looking at the chair, and mewing sorrowfully.
She had a prettily marked face, and she was waving her large tail like a flag, and mewing kindly to greet her mistress.Beautiful Joe|Marshall Saunders
He was just lifting the dasher when his mother heard the kittens mewing and took them out.
She went to the doors one by one to let pussy in, and no pussy appeared, but still she heard her mewing as if in pain.Mary and I|Stephen Return Riggs
No cat coming out and the mewing still continuing, I knelt down and peered under the sofa.Animal Ghosts|Elliott O'Donnell