hew+down

  • 1 hew down — Fell, cut down …

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  • 2 hew down a tree — cut down a tree …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 hew — Synonyms and related words: amputate, ax, bisect, block out, blow down, blow over, bowl down, bowl over, bring down, bulldog, butcher, carve, cast, cast down, chisel, chop, chop down, cleave, create, cut, cut away, cut down, cut in two, cut off,… …

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  • 4 hew —   Kua, kālai, kūpā, oki, kipikipi, ho owaha.    ♦ To hew down a tree, hewer of wood, kua lā au.    ♦ To hew boards or planks or a poi pounding board, kua papa.    ♦ To hew a little at a time, kalakalai.    ♦ To hew stone, kālai pōhaku …

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  • 5 hew — [c]/hju / (say hyooh) verb (hewed, hewed or hewn, hewing) –verb (t) 1. to strike forcibly with an axe, sword, or the like; chop; hack. 2. to make or shape with cutting blows: to hew a passage. 3. to cut (away, off, out, from, etc.) from a whole… …

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  • 6 down — Synonyms and related words: COD, Vandyke, actively, adown, ailing, air, alkali flat, all up with, alluvial plain, anthill, backset, bad, barrow, basin, beard, beat, beaten, beaver, bedfast, bedridden, below, below par, best, bested, blow down,… …

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  • 7 Hew — (h[=u]), v. t. [imp. {Hewed} (h[=u]d); p. p. {Hewed} or {Hewn} (h[=u]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hewing}.] [AS. he[ a]wan; akin to D. houwen, OHG. houwan, G. hauen, Icel. h[ o]ggva, Sw. hugga, Dan. hugge, Lith. kova battle, Russ. kovate to hammer, forge …

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  • 8 Hew — Hew, n. Destruction by cutting down. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Of whom he makes such havoc and such hew. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 hew — [hyo͞o] vt. hewed, hewed or hewn, hewing [ME hewen < OE heawan, akin to Ger hauen, OHG houwan < IE base * kāu , * keu , to hew, strike > HAY1, L caudex, codex, cudere] 1. to chop or cut with an ax, knife, etc.; hack; gash 2. to make or… …

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  • 10 hew — hewable, adj. hewer, n. /hyooh/ or, often, /yooh/, v., hewed, hewed or hewn, hewing. v.t. 1. to strike forcibly with an ax, sword, or other cutting instrument; chop; hack. 2. to make, shape, smooth, etc., with cutting blows: to hew a passage… …

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  • 11 hew — [[t]hyu[/t]] or, often, [[t]yu[/t]] v. hewed, hewed hewn, hew•ing 1) to strike forcibly with an ax, sword, or other cutting instrument; chop 2) to make, shape, or smooth with or as if with cutting blows: to hew a statue from marble[/ex] 3) to… …

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  • 12 HEW-Cyclassics — Aufstellung zum Start (2004) Die Spitzengruppe im Finale (2005) Die Vattenfall Cyclassics (bis einschließlich 2005: HEW Cyclassics) sind ein Ei …

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  • 13 HEW Cyclassics — Aufstellung zum Start (2004) Die Spitzengruppe im Finale (2005) Die Vattenfall Cyclassics (bis einschließlich 2005: HEW Cyclassics) sind ein Ei …

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  • 14 HEW Cyclassics — Vattenfall Cyclassics Hambourg Cup Informations Nom Hambourg Cup Nom Local Vattenfall Cyclassics Pays …

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  • 15 hew — verb /hjuː/ a) To chop away at; to whittle down; to mow down. Among other things he found a sharp hunting knife, on the keen blade of which he immediately proceeded to cut his finger. Undaunted he continued his experiments, finding that he could… …

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  • 16 hew — v 1. chop, hack, ax; strike, smite, hit, whack. 2. cut down, fell, drop, raze, level; chop down, mow down, bring down, knock down, Inf. down, Inf. whack down. 3. carve, sculpt, sculpture, shape, fashion, form, make; whittle, cut, chip, square,… …

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  • 17 hew — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. fell; chop, cut, hack; chip. See disjunction, form. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. slit, slash, fell; see cut 1 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To bring down, as with a saw or ax: chop down, cut, (down) …

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  • 18 hew — hjuː v. cut off, cut down (as with an ax); shape by chopping; carve out; strike, cut …

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  • 19 bring down — Synonyms and related words: abase, abash, acquire, be responsible for, beat down, belittle, blow down, blow over, blow to pieces, blow up, bowl down, bowl over, brain, break down, bring into discredit, bring low, bring on, bring upon, bulldog,… …

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  • 20 cut down — Synonyms and related words: abbreviate, abridge, abstract, annihilate, beat down, bereave of life, blow down, blow over, blow to pieces, blow up, bob, boil down, bowl down, bowl over, brain, break down, bring down, bulldog, bulldoze, burn down,… …

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