English version

hew

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhewhew /hjuː/ verb (past tense hewed, past participle hewed or hewn /hjuːn/ literary)  [intransitive, transitive]CUT to cut something with a cutting tool hewn stone rough-hewn→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
hewThey hewed a huge cross from a tree.
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Verb table
hew
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyhew
he, she, ithews
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhewed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave hewed
he, she, ithas hewed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad hewed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill hew
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have hewed
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