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Meaning of MEWS

Pronunciation:  myooz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  (British) street lined with building that were originally private stables but have been remodeled as dwellings; "she lives in a Chelsea mews"
 

MEWS is a 4 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: street

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mews\, n. sing. & pl. [Prop. pl. of mew. See {Mew} a
cage.]
An alley where there are stables; a narrow passage; a
confined place. [Eng.]

      Mr. Turveydrop's great room . . . was built out into a
      mews at the back.                        --Dickens.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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