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Definition of "thews" [thews]

  • Attractive physical attributes or features; good bodily proportions; muscles; vigour. (noun)
  • Plural form of thew. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of thew. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "thews" in a sentence
  • "Twisted thews of pard or panther, knot them round their hearts of flame,"
  • "There were no swelling muscles, no abundant thews and wide-spreading shoulders."
  • "The insides of his brain throbbed like the awesome banging of a Khitain gong and his mighty thews ached with stiffness."