noun Older Use in Western U.S. and (Canada ).
Origin of plew
Examples from the Web for plew
Historical Examples of plew
The beaver-skins have fallen, according to their phraseology, to a ‘plew a plug,’ and they find ‘red-skin’ pays better.The Scalp Hunters
Them was the times when this child first went to the mountains: six dollars the plew—old'un or kitten!In the Old West
George Frederick Ruxton
Them was the times when this child first went to the mountains: six dollars the plew—old 'un or kitten.
"Thar's no money in beaver at a dollar a plew," commented Hank, watching his partner out of the corner of his eye.Bring Me His Ears
Clarence E. Mulford