strow
transitive verb (strowed; strown or strowed; strowing) Etymology: Middle English — more at strew Date: 14th century archaic scatter

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  • Strow — Strow, v. t. [imp. {Strowed}; p. p. {Strown}or {Strowed}.] Same as {Strew}. [1913 Webster] Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks In Vallombrosa. Milton. [1913 Webster] A manner turbid . . . and strown with blemished. M. Arnold. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strow — [strō] vt. strowed, strown [strōn] or strowed, strowing archaic form of STREW …   English World dictionary

  • strow — /stroh/, v., strowed, strown or strowed, strowing. Archaic. strew. [1300 50; ME strowen, var. of strewen to STREW] * * * …   Universalium

  • strow — [strəʊ] verb (past participle strown strəʊn or strowed) archaic variant of strew …   English new terms dictionary

  • strow — v. a. See strew …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • strow — /stroʊ/ (say stroh) verb (strowed, strown, strowing) Archaic → strew …   Australian English dictionary

  • strow — v.tr. (past part. strown or strowed) archaic = STREW. Etymology: var. of STREW …   Useful english dictionary

  • be|strow — «bih STROH», transitive verb, strowed, strowed or strewn, strow|ing. Archaic. to bestrew …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strowed — Strow Strow, v. t. [imp. {Strowed}; p. p. {Strown}or {Strowed}.] Same as {Strew}. [1913 Webster] Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks In Vallombrosa. Milton. [1913 Webster] A manner turbid . . . and strown with blemished. M. Arnold.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strowed — Strow Strow, v. t. [imp. {Strowed}; p. p. {Strown}or {Strowed}.] Same as {Strew}. [1913 Webster] Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks In Vallombrosa. Milton. [1913 Webster] A manner turbid . . . and strown with blemished. M. Arnold.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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