- a historic county in SW Scotland.
Also called Ren·frew·shire [ren-froo-sheer, -sher] /ˈrɛn fruˌʃɪər, -ʃər/.
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In Renfrew he was regarded as a kind of wizard, and he is said to have emigrated to Virginia, where he died.Heroes of the Telegraph
Well, after he left the telegraph office he went to the Renfrew House.
It was ten o'clock when they walked into the lobby of the Renfrew House.
On the other side of the river are the towns of Paisley and Renfrew.The Expedition of Humphry Clinker
Part of the parish extends across the Clyde into the shire of Renfrew.
- an industrial town in W central Scotland, in Renfrewshire, W of Glasgow. Pop: 20 251 (2001)