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hew
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition cut or roughly shape as with an axe
  • Her mind, and especially her memory, was preternaturally active, and kept bringing up other scenes than this roughly hewn street of a little town, on the edge of the western wilderness: other faces than were lowering upon her from beneath the brims of those steeple-crowned hats.
    Chapter 2 -- The Market Place (84% in)

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