/ (ˈsjʊən) /
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(in Wales and Ireland) another name for sea trout (def. 1)
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True or false? British English and American English are only different when it comes to slang words.
Word Origin for sewin
C16: origin unknown
Words nearby sewin
Sewell, sewellel, sewer, sewerage, sewer pill, sewin, sewing, sewing circle, sewing cotton, sewing machine, sewing needle
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How to use sewin in a sentence
I was talkin' about this at the sewin' society yesterday an' they all agreed with me.Susan Clegg and a Man in the House|Anne Warner
Mrs Sewin said they would get through the time getting out their things and arranging their quarters for the night.
You may as well give up all idea of farming here at this rate, Sewin, if you intend to keep on on that tack.
For instance what on earth had possessed me to take such an interest in the well-being or ill-being of Major Sewin and his family?
Would you be surprised to hear that I obtain a good deal of astonishingly accurate information through the same source, Sewin?