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synonyms for hewed

  • cleave
  • axe
  • carve
  • chip
  • chop
  • fashion
  • fell
  • hack
  • hold
  • prune
  • shape
  • strike
  • stroke
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How to use hewed in a sentence

He was a mighty woodsman now, and could make a spray of chips fly around him as he hewed his way through the trunk of spruce-tree.
THE FIRST CHRISTMAS TREEHENRY VAN DYKE
I sat on a rude wooden bench of newly-hewed wood, lit my pipe again without interference.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
The long Frankish swords hewed down the Ismaelians before their short cimeters could strike.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Once at least he was compelled to hang downwards by his toes while he hewed steps beneath him in a perpendicular wall of ice.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 147, AUGUST 12, 1914VARIOUS
Later on, a sheep's carcass (very thin) is thrown down and hewed up with a bill-hook.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
Ninus laughed, and swore I hewed at him like a wood-cutter at a broad-leafed oak in the northern hills.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
The Spanish horse sallied forth and hacked and hewed broad pathways up the different avenues.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
The Spaniards literally cut their way, hewed, hacked, thrust their way into the city.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
She had built a new house of hewed logs, with a window in it, and we were allowed to stay in the old cabin.
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
So, with their hatchets they hewed it down and brought it safely home the next night when all was dark.
A BUDGET OF CHRISTMAS TALES BY CHARLES DICKENS AND OTHERSVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HEWED

  • clung
  • held
  • hewed
  • carven
  • chased
  • chiseled
  • cut
  • engraved
  • etched
  • furrowed
  • graved
  • graven
  • grooved
  • hewed
  • hewn
  • modeled
  • scissored
  • sculpted
  • sliced
  • whittled
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