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sew
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To follow; to pursue; to sue.
3. To drain, as a pond, for taking the fish.
4. To close or stop by ssewing; - often with up; as, to sew up a rip.
Examples of usage:
  • " I can sew too, smartypants," Cindy declared. - "We Were There at the Oklahoma Land Run", James Arthur Kjelgaard.
  • She began to sew. - "The Trespasser", D.H. Lawrence.
  • She and her sisters learned to sew well. - "Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans", Edward Eggleston.
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