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Pronunciation of Sew: Learn how to pronounce Sew in English correctly

Learn how to say Sew correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word sew:

verb (past participle sewn /səʊn/ or sewed)
[with object]
1join, fasten, or repair (something) by making stitches with a needle and thread or a sewing machine:
she sewed the seams and hemmed the border
[no object]:
I don’t even sew very well
[with object and adverbial] attach (something) to something else by sewing:
she could sew the veil on properly in the morning
make (a garment) by sewing:
the two sisters sewed their own dresses
Phrasal Verbs

sew something up

informal bring something to a favourable conclusion:
they had the match sewn up by half-time
achieve exclusive control over something:
the courier market has been more or less sewn up by two companies

Old English siwan, of Germanic origin, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin suere and Greek suein