Thesaurus / knew
other words for knew
- be acquainted
- be cognizant
- be conversant in
- be informed
- be learned
- be master of
- be read
- be schooled
- be versed
- feel certain
- get the idea
- have down pat
- have information
- have knowledge of
- keep up on
- on top of
USE knew IN A SENTENCE
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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
There was a rumor that Alessandro and his father had both died; but no one knew anything certainly.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Babylas raised his pale face; he knew what was coming; it had come so many times before.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Poor Squinty ran and tried to hide under the straw, for he knew the boy was talking about him.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
Fatigue he never knew, and on one occasion he was said to have spent thirteen days and nights in the saddle.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Polavieja, as everybody knew, was the chosen executive of the friars, whose only care was to secure their own position.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
I knew the world had nothing like her, and yet the impression she has made on me, at the first view, is unexpectedly great.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
The young man from far away had not, so far as he knew, either enemies or friends at Monte Carlo.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
But such a thing had, nevertheless, come quite glibly out of her mouth, and she knew not why.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Last night I saw Jean Baptiste lying prone upon the floor, and knew that she had beaten him down to it, and he had not resisted.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX