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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 shewing

Historical Examples

  • I longed to see her face, which shame, most likely, had prevented her from shewing.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Well, forgive me and finish my punishment by shewing that you are not angry with me.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • "Here is a treasure for you," said she, shewing him her daughter.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Three sorts of Water-Machines; first, for shewing the hour, 153.

  • But you have, on your own shewing: and taken up with the devil.


British Dictionary definitions for shewing

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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