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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent v. - Move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; Turn sharply.

Usage examples (30)
  • But that slew is a whole other stew, and quite another story as well …
  • Near faint at the thought, a certain slew of words had the effect of smelling salts and I perked right up.
  • While last year's top pitching prospects are at various stages of rehab from injuries, a new slew is making its presence felt.
  • I called a slew of people, no one around, or no one doing anything, people hanging out, being mellow, waiting for the next night. for more
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