Definitions of Trow

  1. A boat with an open well amidships. It is used in spearing fish.
  2. To believe; to trust; to think or suppose.
  3. An ancient verb meaning to think; suppose.
  4. To hold as true: ( B.) to trust: to believe: to think.
  5. To believe; think.
  6. To believe; to trust; to suppose.
  7. To think; to imagine; to conceive.

Usage examples for Trow

  1. 258. Most like a wand of emerald my shape it is, trow I, ii. – Tales from the Arabic Volume 3 by John Payne
  2. He was not lodged in Morton Hall, I trow. – Cedric, the Forester by Bernard Gay Marshall
  3. Better things I trow of you, than that ye should ever do this deed. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  4. Spake the Golden Knight: Damsel, in all wise we trow in thee and thy tale. – The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris
  5. I would fain use it longer and trow well myself to waste that which my father left me. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  6. Trow, to think, occurs in the Bible; as, " I trow not." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  7. Some one will fill my place, ere long, I trow, Your clothes are whole- in perfect order now. – Papers from Overlook-House by Casper Almore
  8. When he stepped within the door, his eye rested on the inscription over the great fireplace of the hall: " I live, how long I trow not; I die, but where I know not; I journey, but whither I cannot see: 'Tis strange that I can merry be." – True and Other Stories by George Parsons Lathrop
  9. Dame Lovell moved away to take the pottage off the fire, and Pynson, approaching Margery, whispered to her, " They say that this Master Sastre preacheth strange things, like as did Master John Wycliffe a while agone; howbeit, since Holy Church interfereth not, I trow we may well go to hear him." – Mistress Margery by Emily Sarah Holt
  10. I trow I'll spare neither life nor gear, Or ever I live to see that day! – Sir Walter Scott and the Border Minstrelsy by Andrew Lang
  11. I trow I have a noble here: Who lent it me? – A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume I. by R. Dodsley
  12. But what is become of Lord M. I trow, that he writes not to me, in answer to my invitation? – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  13. A pilgrim, I trow, or some such fool, with the nails of his boots inside them. – Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
  14. He then, most speedily, went down below, And found the box quite safe enough, I trow! – The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects by Thomas Cowherd
  15. We are all sons of Adam, and every son, I trow, has a just right and a lawful to his father's name. – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  16. I trow he has little to love them for. – The Caged Lion by Charlotte M. Yonge
  17. I trow 'tis a timely proverb- 'United we stand, divided we fall. – A Maid of Many Moods by Virna Sheard
  18. I trow natheless that thou wilt refuse, and that I shall come in for thy leavings. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  19. Says Lady Jane to Lady Janet, " Thy gown, I vow, is stiff and grand; Though there were feint a body in it, Still I trow that it would stand." – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume XXIV. by Revised by Alexander Leighton
  20. I trow that welcome to be truly meant, but it is for counsel with thee I am come from thy fosterer Fergus. – The Ancient Irish Epic Tale Táin Bó Cúalnge by Unknown