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shew

[shoh]Archaic.
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verb (used with or without object), shewed, shewn, shew·ing, noun
  1. show.
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Examples from the Web for shewed

Historical Examples

  • Why, truly, his last will shewed what effect your smooth obligingness had upon him!

    Clarissa, Volume 1 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson

  • You see, you say, that the temper he shewed in his letter was not natural to him.

    Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson

  • His answer to every article, almost methodically, shewed his memory.

    Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson

  • But it shewed her how reasonable and just my expectations were; and that I was no encroacher.

    Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9)

    Samuel Richardson

  • "I hope it's nothing like that novel you shewed me," said the doctor gloomily.


British Dictionary definitions for shewed

shew

verb shews, shewing, shewed, shewn (ʃəʊn) or shewed
  1. an archaic spelling of show
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Derived Formsshewer, noun
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