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Definition of Knew

  • imp. of Know.

How to use knew in a sentence. Knew pronunciation.

THE LETTER, THE NIGHT, AND THE WOMAN X. THE FOUR WHO KNEW XI.
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Thee didst frighten all who knew thee with thy doings that mad midsummer time.
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I knew the walk and the forward thrust of the head.
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David knew that he ran risks, that his confidence invited the occasional madness of a fanatical mind, which makes murder of the infidel a passport to heaven; but as a man he took his chances, and as a Christian he believed he would suffer no mortal hurt till his appointed time.
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He was more Oriental, more fatalist, than he knew.
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The Padre knew from the start, but I learned at great expense, and went out of business-closed up shop for ever, with a bald head and my Tips for the Tired.
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They themselves wore red tarbooshes, as did the Prince; yet all of them knew that the European custom of showing respect was by doffing the hat.
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He had heard all, and he knew the sardonic meaning behind Nahoum's words.
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He knew his brother's abilities; he knew his insinuating address-had he not influenced their father to give him wealth while he was yet alive?
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Escape, he knew, there was none, if his death was determined on; for spies were everywhere, and slaves in the pay of Kaid were everywhere, and such as were not could be bought or compelled, even if he took refuge in the house of a foreign consul.
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The quarters of the Chief Eunuch separated the suite from the harem, and Mizraim, the present Chief Eunuch, was a man of power in the Palace, knew more secrets, was more courted, and was richer than some of the princes.
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There was a crisis in the Soudan, there was trouble in the army, there was dark conspiracy of which he knew the heart, and anything might happen to-morrow!
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What he knew Kaid did not know.
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The face of an English girl in that place dedicated to sombre intrigue, to the dark effacement of women, to the darker effacement of life, as he well knew, all too often!
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He knew into what subterranean ways he must walk, through what mazes of treachery and falsehood he must find his way; and though he did not know to the full the corruption which it was his duty to Kaid to turn to incorruption, he knew enough to give his spirit pause.
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He realised the situation as plainly as if it had been written down for him-he knew his brother well.
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She had urged that no one knew.
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He knew that if again and yet again he were placed in the same position he would do even as he had done-even as he had done with the man Kimber by the Fox and Goose tavern beyond Hamley.
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He knew that the blow he had given then was inevitable, and he had never felt real repentance.
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If Kaid knew of this tonight, I should be a prisoner before cockcrow.
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Examples of Knew

Example #1
AGAINST THE HOUR OF MIDNIGHT XII.
Example #2
FOR HIS SOUL'S SAKE AND THE LAND'S SAKE IX.
Example #3
The tavern, the theatre, the cross-roads, and the cockpit-was ever such a day!
Example #4
They gave thee sour bread to eat ere thy going, but yet thee didst grind the flour for the baking.
Example #5
Inside the hut all was still.
Example #6
Who, think thee, was it?