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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. To hold as true: ( B.) to trust: to believe: to think.
  4. To believe; to trust; to suppose.
  5. To think; to imagine; to conceive.

Usage examples for Trow

  1. I trow I have a noble here: Who lent it me? – A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume I. by R. Dodsley
  2. Better things I trow of you, than that ye should ever do this deed. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. I trow natheless that thou wilt refuse, and that I shall come in for thy leavings. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  8. I trow 'tis a timely proverb- 'United we stand, divided we fall. – A Maid of Many Moods by Virna Sheard
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Spake the Golden Knight: Damsel, in all wise we trow in thee and thy tale. – The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris
  12. He was not lodged in Morton Hall, I trow. – Cedric, the Forester by Bernard Gay Marshall
  13. 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
  14. I would fain use it longer and trow well myself to waste that which my father left me. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  15. 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
  16. Trow, to think, occurs in the Bible; as, " I trow not." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  17. I trow he has little to love them for. – The Caged Lion by Charlotte M. Yonge
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