Definition of Shrew. Meaning of Shrew. Synonyms of Shrew

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Definition of Shrew

Shrew
Shrew Shrew, a. [OE. shrewe, schrewe. Cf. Shrewd.] Wicked; malicious. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Shrew
Shrew Shrew, v. t. [See Shrew, a., and cf. Beshrew.] To beshrew; to curse. [Obs.] ``I shrew myself.' --Chaucer.

Meaning of Shrew from wikipedia

- The shrew (family Soricidae) is a small mole-like mammal cl****ified in the order Eulipotyphla. True shrews are not to be confused with treeshrews, otter...
- The Taming of the Shrew is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1590 and 1592. The play begins with a framing device...
- Elephant shrews, also called jumping shrews or sengis, are small insectivorous mammals native to Africa, belonging to the family Macroscelididae, in the...
- The American water shrew (Sorex palustris) or northern water shrew, is found in the nearctic faunal region located throughout the mountain ranges of northern...
- The Etruscan shrew (Suncus etruscus), also known as the Etruscan pygmy shrew or the white-toothed pygmy shrew, is the smallest known mammal by m****, weighing...
- The common shrew (Sorex araneus), also known as the Eurasian shrew, is the most common shrew, and one of the most common mammals, throughout Northern...
- The marsh shrew (Sorex bendirii), also known as the Pacific water shrew, Bendire's water shrew, Bendire's shrew and Jesus shrew is the largest North American...
- house shrew (Suncus murinus) grey musk shrew, Asian musk shrew, money shrew, or simply house shrew is a widespread, adaptable species of shrew found mainly...
- The northern short-tailed shrew (Blarina brevicauda) is the largest shrew in the genus Blarina, and occurs in the northeastern region of North America...
- The Arctic shrew (Sorex arcticus), also known as the blackback shrew or saddlebacked shrew, is a medium-sized shrew found in Canada and the northern United...
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