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Origin of thew
OTHER WORDS FROM thewthewy, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for thew
An unseen power lifted him from his bed, thew him across the room, and tossed him from one side of the room to the other.Early Scenes in Church History|Various
This is, of course, no argument against the poems now-we mean it only as against the poets thew.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
Alice Sheltoir, charged with being a common scold—to the thew.London|Walter Besant
When this is so, the thew or servus is like to appear as the unfreest of persons rather than as no person but a thing.
What is more, we may say that every man who was not a thew was in some definite legal sense a free man.