how to pronounce sew


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The above transcription of sew is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

sew is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of sew in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… class because if you love to sew and …”

meanings of sew


  1. To use a needle to pass thread repeatedly through pieces of fabric in order to join them together.
  2. To drain the water from.
  3. To use a needle to pass thread repeatedly through (pieces of fabric) in order to join them together.
  4. Followed by into: to enclose by sewing.
  5. Of a ship, to be grounded.

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