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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous evergreen trees or shrubs having red cup-shaped berries and flattened needlelike leaves.

Usage examples (31)
  • May 27, 2008 at 5:02 pm noes….akshully, ifn yew luuk clossely…..yew wil see he awlreddy haz himz jazz pawz owt !
  • Kin yew say “vague” and “overbroad,” boys and girls?
  • The bark of certain yew trees can yield a medicine that fights cancer.
  • Orinj Kitteh: Ai will name yew Pandora, and yew Bagcat and yew Hoodawgz. for more
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  • The "ewe" (a female sheep) said "whew" (sound of dismay or relief) when she saw the "hue" (a color or tint) of the farmer's face as he started to "hew" (to chop/shape) the wood of a large "yew" (an evergreen tree). What would "you" have said?
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