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noun as in long backed bench

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According to Pew, 14 of the 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa have blasphemy laws.

Have a look at this telling research from Pew on blasphemy and apostasy laws around the world.

Hispanics, notes a recent Pew survey economic issues easily trump immigration.

The Pew poll also found most African Americans expect relations between police and minorities will actually get worse.

According to a 2013 Pew Research Center study 28 percent of Jews ages 18 to 49 keep kosher inside their homes.

Maude went to church in the evening, sitting alone in the great pew, pale and quiet.

The Crompton pew was not occupied until Howard came and was occasionally seen in it.

The first hop took it to the top of the pew; the second perched it on the shoulder of the stoutest lady.

In the morning to church, where at the door of our pew I was fain to stay, because that the sexton had not opened the door.

Nearly the whole of the pew holders are factory people; not above six or seven of them find employment outside of mills.


On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pew, such as: bench, seat, and stall.

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