Definitions

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  • noun Attractive physical attributes or features; good bodily proportions; muscles; vigour.
  • noun Plural form of thew.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of thew.

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Examples

  • Flexing his thews, Conan raised his own long, gore-covered daggers and moved to close with his enemy.

    Archive 2009-12-01

  • Flexing his thews, Conan raised his own long, gore-covered daggers and moved to close with his enemy.

    Conan Fan Fiction!

  • There were no swelling muscles, no abundant thews and wide-spreading shoulders.

    A VISION OF THE NIGHT

  • "Thank you barbarian, now one more step and we'll be on solid footing again," the girl giggled and the sound shot fire through Conan's mighty thews.

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  • "Thank you barbarian, now one more step and we'll be on solid footing again," the girl giggled and the sound shot fire through Conan's mighty thews.

    Archive 2010-02-01

  • Twisted thews of pard or panther, knot them round their hearts of flame,

    The Voyage of Magellan

  • The insides of his brain throbbed like the awesome banging of a Khitain gong and his mighty thews ached with stiffness.

    Archive 2010-02-01

  • The insides of his brain throbbed like the awesome banging of a Khitain gong and his mighty thews ached with stiffness.

    More Conan Fan Fiction!

  • He didn't have the mass and thews of a man, and certainly not the courage.

    Falcon Street

  • Dor picked her up, set her in the tree at the end of the line, then hauled himself up with a convulsive heave of his thews.

    Falcon Street

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  • my, how thy thews shew in the snew

    ...but the shrews in your trews disagrews?

    November 17, 2011