SpellChecker.net

How Do You Spell CLEW?

Correct spelling for the English word "clew" is [klˈuː], [klˈuː], [k_l_ˈuː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for CLEW

Below is the list of 140 misspellings for the word "clew".

Similar spelling words for CLEW

Plural form of CLEW is CLEWS

Definition of CLEW

  1. CLUE, kl[=oo], n. a ball of thread, or the thread in it: a thread that guides through a labyrinth: anything that solves a mystery: the corner of a sail.--v.t. to coil up into a clew or ball: to truss or tie up sails to the yards.--n. CLEW'-GAR'NET (naut.), a tackle for clewing up the smaller square sails for furling.--n.pl. CLEW'-LINES, ropes on the smaller square sails by which they are clewed up for furling. [A.S. cliwen; cf. Dut. kluwen; Ger. knäuel.]

Anagrams of CLEW

2 letters

Usage Examples for CLEW

  1. I thought it was lengthened into a long clew, like the silken thread that led to Rosamond's Bower. - "The Queen of Hearts" by Wilkie Collins Last Updated: January 3, 2009
  2. It is not impossible that a man who met certain needs of the times so fully, and whom large classes of people sprang forward to welcome, may in some particulars give a clew to the age. - "Emerson and Other Essays" by John Jay Chapman

What does clew stand for?

Abbreviation CLEW means:

  1. Continuing Legal Education for Wisconsin
  2. Computer Law Enforcement of Washington

Conjugate verb Clew

CONDITIONAL PERFECT

I would have clewed
you would have clewed
he/she/it would have clewed
we would have clewed
they would have clewed

CONDITIONAL PERFECT PROGRESSIVE

I would have been clewing
you would have been clewing
he/she/it would have been clewing
we would have been clewing
they would have been clewing

CONDITIONAL PRESENT

I would clew
you would clew
he/she/it would clew
we would clew
they would clew

CONDITIONAL PRESENT PROGRESSIVE

I would be clewing
you would be clewing
he/she/it would be clewing
we would be clewing
they would be clewing

FUTURE

I will clew
you will clew
he/she/it will clew
we will clew
they will clew

FUTURE CONTINUOUS

I will be clewing
you will be clewing
he/she/it will be clewing
we will be clewing
they will be clewing

FUTURE PERFECT

I will have clewed
you will have clewed
he/she/it will have clewed
we will have clewed
they will have clewed

FUTURE PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I will have been clewing
you will have been clewing
he/she/it will have been clewing
we will have been clewing
they will have been clewing

IMPERATIVE

we Let´s clew

PAST CONTINUOUS

I was clewing
you were clewing
he/she/it was clewing
we were clewing
they were clewing

PAST PARTICIPLE

clewed

PAST PERFECT

I had clewed
you had clewed
he/she/it had clewed
we had clewed
they had clewed

PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I had been clewing
you had been clewing
he/she/it had been clewing
we had been clewing
they had been clewing

PRESENT

I clew
you clew
he/she/it clews
we clew
they clew

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

I am clewing
you are clewing
he/she/it is clewing
we are clewing
they are clewing

PRESENT PARTICIPLE

clewing

PRESENT PERFECT

I have clewed
you have clewed
he/she/it has clewed
we have clewed
they have clewed

PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I have been clewing
you have been clewing
he/she/it has been clewing
we have been clewing
they have been clewing

PRESENT SUBJUNCTIVE

he/she/it clew

SIMPLE PAST

I clewed
you clewed
he/she/it clewed
we clewed
they clewed
X