How To Spell mew?

Correct spelling: mew

What is the definition of mew?

  1. cry like a cat; "the cat meowed"

What does the abbreviation mew mean?

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This graph shows how "mew" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for mew?

  1. Officers of the Wanderer and the Sea- mew do you agree to that way of meeting the difficulty? – The Frozen Deep by Wilkie Collins
  2. As he started to close the window, there was a little mew – The Moon is Green by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  3. There were excellent ragouts, and the prince made use of the cat's paw to taste them; but he sometimes pulled his paw too roughly, and Bluet, not understanding raillery, began to mew and be quite out of patience. – The Little Lame Prince And: The Invisible Prince; Prince Cherry; The Prince With The Nose The Frog-Prince; Clever Alice by Miss Mulock--Pseudonym of Maria Dinah Craik
  4. The next morning the new guest was discovered, and the Cat began to mew and the Hen to cackle. – Favorite Fairy Tales by Logan Marshall
  5. The cat goes around meekly, crying " mew while the rest dance around her. – Games For All Occasions by Mary E. Blain
  6. Although not a fast sailer she was an excellent sea- boat, and danced on the billows like a sea- mew – The Red Eric by R.M. Ballantyne
  7. We know Hamlet's opinion on the matter: Let Hercules himself do what he may, The cat will mew and dog will have his day. – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  8. Then it gave a little " Mew – Uncle Wiggily's Travels by Howard R. Garis
  9. You mew and they open the door. – Barks and Purrs by Colette Willy, aka Colette Translated by Maire Kelly
  10. He was almost inclined to mew with vexation. – More Tales in the Land of Nursery Rhyme by Ada M. Marzials

What are the translations for mew?

Arabic word for Mew

زارة الكهرباء والمياه.

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Korean word for Mew

야옹 야옹.

Marathi word for Mew

कत्तल करू नका.

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Tamil word for Mew

பூனையின் கத்தல்.

Vietnamese word for Mew

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