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English definition of “strew”


verb [T]     /struː/ (strewed, strewn or strewed)
to spread things untidily over a surface , or to be spread untidily over a surface : They marked the end of the war by strewing flowers over the graves of 18,000 soldiers . Wine bottles and dirty dishes were strewn across the lawn . Her clothes lay strewn on the floor . The park was strewn with litter after the concert .Spreading and scattering
(Definition of strew verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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