Results for: Clew

In Word and Phrase Origins

What is the history of the word clew?

Clew is originally a ball of yarn, and the lower part of a sail. The meaning "clue" ( itself a variant spelling of clew) comes from the tale of Theseus and the Minotaur. Ariad ( Full Answer )
In RuneScape

Where to get lvl 1 clew scroll?

A good way to get a level one clue scroll is to pick-pocket H.A.M. members until you get one.
In Word and Phrase Origins

What is the origin of the word clew?

Clew, or clue, is a ball of thread. The meaning "something to help solve a mystery" comes from the myth of Theseus, who used a clew given to him by Ariadne to mark an escape r ( Full Answer )
In Synonyms and Antonyms

What is another word for clew?

Hint is another word for clew 2nd Answer: No, 'Hint' is not another word for clew. A clew is either a ball of thread or yarn, or it is the corner of a sail, or the ring tha ( Full Answer )
In Word and Phrase Origins

What is the word origin of the word clew?

1. A ball of yarn or thread.. 2. Greek Mythology The ball of thread used by Theseus to find his way out of the labyrinth.. 3. clews The cords by which a hammock is su ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

What purpose is a clew to a hammock?

The purpose to clew a hammock is to structurally sustain the hammock with a knot that will be hung by a tree with a lasso. This can be looked up online.
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author Howard Clewes written?

Howard Clewes has written: 'Stendhal' 'I, the king' -- subject(s): Fiction in English 'The unforgiven' 'Man on a horse' -- subject(s): Fiction in English
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author Henry Clews written?

Henry Clews has written: 'Twenty-eight years in Wall street' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Wall Street, Capitalists and financiers, Speculation, Business
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author Elsie W Clews written?

Elsie W. Clews has written: 'Educational legislation and administration of the colonial governments' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Education