Definition for SIN'EW-Y

SIN'EW-Y, a.

  1. Consisting of a sinew or nerve. The sinewy thread my brain lets fall. Donne.
  2. Nervous; strong; well braced with sinews; vigorous; firm; as, the sinewy Ajax. – Shak. The northern people are large, fair complexioned, strong, sinewy and courageous. Hale.

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