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Meaning of "shew" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHEW

shew  [ʃəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHEW

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Shew is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb shew in English.

WHAT DOES SHEW MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Shew

Wiktionary's definition of the word shew, an archaic form of the word "show", as in, "it was thus shewed that the interaction of various substances depends mainly on electron shells..." Shew is an American surname, and may refer to: ▪ Bobby Shew, American jazz trumpeter ▪ William Shew, American photographer It is also an English surname, and may refer to ▪ Toby Shew, British dance music producer and DJ...

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO SHEW

PRESENT

Present
I shew
you shew
he/she/it shews
we shew
you shew
they shew
Present continuous
I am shewing
you are shewing
he/she/it is shewing
we are shewing
you are shewing
they are shewing
Present perfect
I have shewed
you have shewed
he/she/it has shewed
we have shewed
you have shewed
they have shewed
Present perfect continuous
I have been shewing
you have been shewing
he/she/it has been shewing
we have been shewing
you have been shewing
they have been shewing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I shewed
you shewed
he/she/it shewed
we shewed
you shewed
they shewed
Past continuous
I was shewing
you were shewing
he/she/it was shewing
we were shewing
you were shewing
they were shewing
Past perfect
I had shewed
you had shewed
he/she/it had shewed
we had shewed
you had shewed
they had shewed
Past perfect continuous
I had been shewing
you had been shewing
he/she/it had been shewing
we had been shewing
you had been shewing
they had been shewing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will shew
you will shew
he/she/it will shew
we will shew
you will shew
they will shew
Future continuous
I will be shewing
you will be shewing
he/she/it will be shewing
we will be shewing
you will be shewing
they will be shewing
Future perfect
I will have shewed
you will have shewed
he/she/it will have shewed
we will have shewed
you will have shewed
they will have shewed
Future perfect continuous
I will have been shewing
you will have been shewing
he/she/it will have been shewing
we will have been shewing
you will have been shewing
they will have been shewing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would shew
you would shew
he/she/it would shew
we would shew
you would shew
they would shew
Conditional continuous
I would be shewing
you would be shewing
he/she/it would be shewing
we would be shewing
you would be shewing
they would be shewing
Conditional perfect
I would have shew
you would have shew
he/she/it would have shew
we would have shew
you would have shew
they would have shew
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been shewing
you would have been shewing
he/she/it would have been shewing
we would have been shewing
you would have been shewing
they would have been shewing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you shew
we let´s shew
you shew
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to shew
Past participle
shewed
Present Participle
shewing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHEW

shet
Shetland
Shetland Islands
Shetland pony
Shetland pullover
Shetland sheepdog
Shetland wool
Shetlander
sheuch
sheugh
sheva
Sheva Brachoth
Sheva Brochos
Shevardnadze
Shevat
shewbread
shewel
shewer
shewn

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHEW

bite off more than one can chew
cashew
chew
clerihew
eschew
fitchew
grandnephew
great-nephew
hew
Matthew
Mayhew
morphew
nephew
phew
rechew
rough-hew
Saint Matthew
spanghew
thew
whew

Synonyms and antonyms of shew in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «shew» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHEW

Find out the translation of shew to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of shew from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «shew» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

假意
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Mostrad
570 millions of speakers

English

shew
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

दिखाना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يخبرون
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

окажи
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

anunciai
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাযা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Montre-
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Beritahu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Shew
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

シュー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

보임
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Deleng
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tỏ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தயவும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दाखवा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

şov
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Shew
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Pokażcie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Вияви
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Arată-
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δείχνω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vertel aan
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Shew
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Shew
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of shew

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHEW»

The term «shew» is regularly used and occupies the 59.815 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHEW» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «shew» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «shew» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about shew

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHEW»

Discover the use of shew in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to shew and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The crisis; or An attempt to shew from prophecy the ...
Edward Cooper. CHAP. V. NAPOLEON PROVED TO BE " THE KING," FROM HIS CHARACTER. IN the character of " the King," as detailed by the angel, the two prominent features are wilfulness and impiety. Of the former of these, as including  ...
Edward Cooper, 1825
2
Midway Dreams
Young girls and young boys often dream of owning a pony or learning to ride their very own horse. Midway Dreams is a story about a young pony that dreams big dreams, which will hopefully encourage young girls and boys to chase their dreams.
David Shew & Rhonda Shew Orttenburger, 2014
3
An Attempt to Shew that the Knowledge of God, Has in All ...
things ; whereas a little attention will shew, that the principles with which it sets out, are very sew, obvious and simple, that its progress is slow, and its sphere much more contracted than is commonly imagined: the province of reafon seems to ...
James Paton, Robert Findlay, 1773
4
An attempt to shew the justice and expediency of ...
as affording the most equitables, the least injurious and (under the modified procedure suggested therein) the least obnoxious mode of taxation: also, the most fair, advantageous and effectual plans of reducing the national debt Benjamin ...
Benjamin Sayer, 1833
5
Facts and Observations Tending to Shew the Practicability ...
Together with Some Hints Towards the Management of Fine-wooled Sheep Caleb Hillier Parry. shearling fine-woolled wethers, and much the greater proportion of the ewes, are either kept designedly in store, or, with many of the older wethers ...
Caleb Hillier Parry, 1800
6
An Essay to Shew the Advantages that Will Follow the ...
AN. ESSAY,. &c. To the greater portion of ordinary readers it must appear altogether unnecessary, not to say imprudent, to offer anything with the view of exciting the public mind in favour of Railways. A sedative will be considered more  ...
E. P., 1836
7
Remarks Intended to Shew how Far Dr. Hampden May Have Been ...
William Winstanley Hull. " grace this act of heavenly interposition. Thus, too, " we are said to be ' saved by grace ;' the Apostle " alluding evidently, as before, to the act of Christ's " coming into the world and dying for our sins. " Again, we are ...
William Winstanley Hull, 1836
8
The analogy of faith; or, An attempt to shew God's methods ...
James Thomas Holloway. devil tries the faith of God's people by false brethren, mere professors, lamps without oil, clouds without water. When a godly man, by supineness, neglect, or worldly compliances, has dishonoured God, and ...
James Thomas Holloway, 1836
9
Church and Nation Or Wealth with Honor (Including Material ...
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Elliot Evans Mills, 2008
10
Containing the English before the French and the Italian
... J feeriffe Sheriffwick, /. laj'trifdiñion de Jhériff, lagiurif- di/ione d'un bargello Shérman, / tondeur de drap, cimatore Sherry, J. vin (Pefpagne, fpe?ie di vino bianco Shew,/, apparence, prelerte, app.irenza, pretefto (Make a ùietf, faire Semblant, ...
Ferdinando Bottarelli, 1805

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SHEW»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term shew is used in the context of the following news items.
1
On the Brink of Chaos: Physicists Find Phase Transition in Visual …
The finding advances fundamental understanding of how a healthy visual system processes information, said Woodrow Shew, an assistant professor of physics ... «University of Arkansas Newswire, Jun 15»
2
Deputy sitting next to Wilkes County sergeant when he was shot …
FOX8 has learned that Sergeant Russell was in an SUV driven by Wilkes County Sheriff Chris Shew when they responded to the scene on North River Ridge ... «myfox8.com, Jun 15»
3
High school seniors complete associate degrees
It will be the second graduation Morgan Shew, Cadi Barber and Darcy McElligott ... In order for Shew, Barber and McElligott to reach the 60 credit mark, they also ... «WBNG-TV, Jun 15»
4
Rothschild Australia taps Paul Shew to lead debt restructuring …
"Paul [Shew] is a market-leading debt-advisory and restructuring banker and has been a highly valued member of the Rothschild team for a number of years," ... «The Australian Financial Review, May 15»
5
Former Housing Manager Investigated at City-Owned, Taxpayer …
The owners of RPM said they hired Michael Shew to run the day-to-day operations of the housing complex when they were awarded the property management ... «NBC 7 San Diego, May 15»
6
Jazz Trumpeter Bobby Shew, Elmhurst College Jazz Band to …
Bobby Shew's distinguished career includes multiple Grammy nominations and performances with The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Buddy Rich, Maynard ... «Patch.com, May 15»
7
Diodes'(DIOD) CEO Keh-Shew Luon on Q1 2015 - Earnings Call …
Good afternoon, and welcome to Diodes Incorporated First Quarter 2015 Financial Results Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this ... «Seeking Alpha, May 15»
8
Dale Lloyd Shew, 48
Dale was born to Lloyd (Bud) and Arlene Shew in Bremerton, Wash. After graduating from Central Kitsap High School, he joined the Army. After living in ... «Kitsap Sun, Apr 15»
9
Trumpeter no end: Bobby Shew
Shew is a legend of the jazz genre who returned to Albuquerque, the place of his birth, a few years ago after decades of working in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. «Santa Fe New Mexican, Apr 15»
10
Genaetta Shew puts her CPA designation to good use in America
Genaetta Shew joined MFAT's Washington, D.C. office just a month after she landed her CPA qualifications, and has been there for a little over a year. "I started ... «INTHEBLACK, Mar 15»

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