mews definition

  • noun:
    • An alley in which you will find stables; a narrow passageway; a confined destination.
    • a location in which wild birds of victim are housed.
    • Plural type of mew.
    • An alley where you can find stables; a narrow passageway; a confined place.
    • A dialectal form of moss.
    • street lined with buildings that were originally private stables but have been remodeled as dwellings
  • verb:
    • Third-person single simple present indicative kind of mew.
  • others:
    • The royal stables in London, so called because built where in fact the mews associated with the master's hawks had been situated; therefore, somewhere where carriage-horses are held in big towns.
    • [applied as a singular.] An alley or courtroom which stables or mews tend to be situated: as, he lives up a mews.

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