Sinewed
Sinewed Sin"ewed, a. 1. Furnished with sinews; as, a strong-sinewed youth. [1913 Webster]

2. Fig.: Equipped; strengthened. [1913 Webster]

When he sees Ourselves well sinewed to our defense. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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