verb (used with object)
Words nearby sinew
Origin of sinew
OTHER WORDS FROM sinewsin·ew·less, adjectiveun·sin·ewed, adjectiveun·sin·ew·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for sinewed
Ezra opened his mouth, no doubt to cry aloud, but Hal clapped a sinewed hand over it, and slammed him back against the wall.
A fine figure of a mariner he strode along, erect, deep-chested, thewed and sinewed like a bull.
He dreamed of building an airplane with metal, wood and fabric to emulate the sinewed, feathered grace of a soaring gull.Test Pilot|David Goodger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
He showed her his two hands, big and sinewed, capable and strong.The Air Trust|George Allan England
Smiler came in, tattered and unkempt as usual, but wiry and sinewed, as anyone could see at a glance.The Spoilers of the Valley|Robert Watson