- n. 海鸥；鹰笼；隐匿处；猫叫声
- vi. 咪咪叫；换羽毛
- vt. 关进笼子
- n. (Mew)人名；(英)缪
- mew (v.)
- "make a sound like a cat," early 14c., mewen, of imitative origin (compare German miauen, French miauler, Italian miagolare, Spanish maullar, and see meow). Related: Mewed; mewing. As a noun from 1590s.
- mew (n.1)
- "seagull," Old English mæw, from Proto-Germanic *maigwis (cognates: Old Saxon mew, Frisian meau, Middle Dutch and Middle Low German mewe, Dutch meeuw "gull"), imitative of its cry. Old French moue (Modern French mouette) and Lithuanian mevas are Germanic loan-words.
- mew (n.2)
- "cage," c. 1300, from Old French mue "cage for hawks, especially when molting," from muer "to molt," from Latin mutare "to change" (see mutable).
- 1. We heard the mew of a cat.
- 2. The tiny kitten approached the enormous bear and let out a purr and a mew.
- 3. I hop you are all geared up for the mew sales campaign.
- 4. It is a mew invention which had its first practical workout in 1955.
- 5. Just that I'm going to lose this mew job.
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