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4 letters words from 'plew'


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2 letters words from 'plew'

EL 2EW 5
PE 4WE 5

All 4 letters words made out of plew

plew lpew pelw eplw lepw elpw plwe lpwe pwle wple lwpe wlpe pewl epwl pwel wpel ewpl wepl lewp elwp lwep wlep ewlp welp

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Definitions and meaning of plew



From Canadian French, from French poilu (hairy). Doublet of poilu.


plew (plural plews)

  1. (Canada, US) beaver pelt
    • 1967, John Arkas Hawgood, America's Western Frontiers: The Exploration and Settlement, page 96
      The cured "plew" of the adult beaver weighed about a pound and a half and at best would fetch from four to six dollars a pound at the mountain rendezvous
    • 2001, Armstrong Sperry, Wagons Westward: The Old Trail to Santa Fe page 7
      "The days when a good plew fetched six dollars, beaver or kitten, is over," he grumbled. "The beaver trade's rubbed out, Lank.
    • 2005, Ralph Moody, Stanley Galli, Kit Carson And The Wild Frontier, Page 46
      The price for a pint was a beaver plew or an Indian buffalo robe. Coffee and gunpowder were a plew or a robe a pound, blankets fifteen plews apiece,


  • Welp, welp



  • IPA(key): /plɛf/


plew f

  1. genitive plural of plewa

  • a beaver skin, as a tradable item of value.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)