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hew -- as in: hew with an axe
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Don Quixote
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  • Don Quixote merely observed him steadily, longing for him to leap from the cart and come to close quarters with him, when he hoped to hew him in pieces.
  • There hath he hung his arms and trenchant blade Wherewith, achieving deeds till now unseen, He slays, lays low, cleaves, hews; but art hath made A novel style for our new paladin.

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  • hew an oak
  • hew out a path in the rock

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