Find another word for hew. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hew, like: slit, slash, fell, cut, chop down, cut, fell and rise.
"I would rather hew wood," he exclaimed, "than be a king under the conditions of the king of England"; and when the Liberal opposition obstructed all the measures proposed by a ministry not selected from the parliamentary majority, he lost patience.
Haue; the root is seen in "hew," to cut, cleave; the word must be distinguished from "hoe," promontory, tongue of land, seen in place names, e.g.
Heresy is a spiritual thing,"he says," which one cannot hew with any iron, burn with any fire, drown with any water.