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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Knewthe preterite of know.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
nū, pa.t. of know.
Knew vs. New -- In this Grammar.com article you will learn the differences between the words Knew and New.
New vs. Knew -- In this Grammar.com article you will learn the differences between the words New and Knew.
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Rank popularity for the word 'knew' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #322
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Rank popularity for the word 'knew' in Written Corpus Frequency: #519
The numerical value of knew in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of knew in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of knew in a Sentence
I just took my time and made sure I was in the top three coming out of the curve, i knew Ameer was gonna run. He’s got one gear, so he’s gonna go.
We knew ahead of time what would happen if we took this nationalistic approach, but we did it anyway, and we are now living with the consequences of that.
I think the main thing was that you had to go in with a positive attitude, i really didnt worry about it. It was our job, and we knew what to expect.
From the moment Read MoreWeinstein sought a $ 6 million dollar payout in return for not making these baseless allegations, which we rejected at the time, we knew that Read MoreWeinstein was waiting for an opportune time such as this to begin Read MoreWeinstein suit, we will demonstrate that this case has no legal merit.
With my first child, I was scared, but with my second, I was not scared at all because I knew what my viral load and CD4 levels were, and he wouldn't contract it.
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