hew out

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Related to hew out: hewn
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Verb1.hew out - make or shape as with an axe; "hew out a path in the rock"
carve - form by carving; "Carve a flower from the ice"
rough-hew, roughcast - hew roughly, without finishing the surface; "rough-hew stone or timber"
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w>hew out

vt sepheraushauen, herausschlagen (of aus); he’s hewn out a career for himselfer hat sich (dat)seine Karriere erkämpft
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