trow


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trow

 (trō)
intr.v. trowed, trow·ing, trows Archaic
To think or suppose.

[Middle English trowen, from Old English trēowian, to trust; see deru- in Indo-European roots.]

trow

(trəʊ)
vb
archaic to think, believe, or trust
[Old English treow; related to Old Frisian triūwe, Old Saxon treuwa, Old High German triuwa; see troth, true]

trow

(troʊ)

v.i., v.t. Archaic.
to believe, think, or suppose.
[before 900; Old English trēow(i)an to believe, derivative of trēow belief; akin to true, trust]

trow


Past participle: trowed
Gerund: trowing

Imperative
trow
trow
Present
I trow
you trow
he/she/it trows
we trow
you trow
they trow
Preterite
I trowed
you trowed
he/she/it trowed
we trowed
you trowed
they trowed
Present Continuous
I am trowing
you are trowing
he/she/it is trowing
we are trowing
you are trowing
they are trowing
Present Perfect
I have trowed
you have trowed
he/she/it has trowed
we have trowed
you have trowed
they have trowed
Past Continuous
I was trowing
you were trowing
he/she/it was trowing
we were trowing
you were trowing
they were trowing
Past Perfect
I had trowed
you had trowed
he/she/it had trowed
we had trowed
you had trowed
they had trowed
Future
I will trow
you will trow
he/she/it will trow
we will trow
you will trow
they will trow
Future Perfect
I will have trowed
you will have trowed
he/she/it will have trowed
we will have trowed
you will have trowed
they will have trowed
Future Continuous
I will be trowing
you will be trowing
he/she/it will be trowing
we will be trowing
you will be trowing
they will be trowing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been trowing
you have been trowing
he/she/it has been trowing
we have been trowing
you have been trowing
they have been trowing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been trowing
you will have been trowing
he/she/it will have been trowing
we will have been trowing
you will have been trowing
they will have been trowing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been trowing
you had been trowing
he/she/it had been trowing
we had been trowing
you had been trowing
they had been trowing
Conditional
I would trow
you would trow
he/she/it would trow
we would trow
you would trow
they would trow
Past Conditional
I would have trowed
you would have trowed
he/she/it would have trowed
we would have trowed
you would have trowed
they would have trowed
References in classic literature ?
I trow that there cannot be two alike in the same cloisters.
Hast learned from the monks, I trow, to fear a woman as thou wouldst a lazar-house.
The tongue o' scandal, I trow, has naething to say against that.
I trow I ha' gaen out for wool, and come back shorn," he added, reflecting grimly on the disastrous overthrow of the promising speculation on which he had embarked.
So say I," returned Sancho; "his heart rend in twain, I trow, who saw her once, to see her now.
Then, looking up and down the cudgel, he said, "Now, I have in my hand but a splint of wood--a barley straw, as it were--yet I trow it will have to serve me, so here goeth.
l trow you might as well have told his favourite black boar of thy vigils and penance, and wouldst have gotten as civil an answer.
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Motivated by a desire to create a sense of safety for those affected and their children, Richard Trow and colleague Rodney Madden set out to find a better way to process crisis payments for people experiencing family and domestic violence.
A global investment management company, TROW has assets under management of USD810.
And astronomer Allan Trow captured these beautiful images on Maerdy Mountain, Rhondda.
And while plans are still at an early stage, Allan Trow, manager of Dark Sky Wales, said he is optimistic the project will go ahead.