Definition of 'mew'
Example sentences containing 'mew'
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The property was actually two mews houses knocked together. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The mews house served as the background because of the eternal link between such locations and clandestine activities. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This small, neatly shuttered mews house looked uninhabited. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We needed more space and the mews house next door became available, so we bought that and extended into it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Upside: The modern mews house is perfect for staff or letting to tenants. Times, Sunday Times (2008)From the outside it looks like a classic small Victorian mews house, but once inside it opens out into a contemporary space. Times, Sunday Times (2013)THE buyers of a two-storey mews house on sale for 35m could make tens of millions of pounds by knocking it down and rebuilding. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Rarely. mew is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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