What does shew mean?

Definitions for shewʃoʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shew.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prove, demonstrate, establish, show, shew(verb)

    establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment

    "The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound"; "The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture"


  1. shew(Noun)

    A show.

  2. shew(Verb)

    To show.

  3. shew(Verb)

    To tell.

  4. shew(Verb)

    To prove.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shew

    see Show

  2. Shew(noun)


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Shew

    shō. Same as Show.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shew in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shew in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ludwig Wittgenstein:

    What is your aim in philosophy?---To shew the fly the way out of the fly-bottle.

  2. William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating:

    Greatness is great power, producing great effects. It is not enough that a man has great power in himself, he must shew it to all the world in a way that cannot be hid or gainsaid.

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