hewer hewer  /ˈhju ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who hews

Usage(s):

  1. Sculptor Epstein is much more than a hewer of vast priapean nudes.
  2. I was a coal hewer then, and we were terribly in love.
  3. Alumna Charity Mumbi, who would otherwise have joined her 42 brothers and sisters as a hewer of wood, is now a Kenyan information officer.

News

Word of the Day
anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /