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A past participle of hew.
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hewn(hyun or, often, yun)
1. felled and roughly shaped by hewing: hewn logs.
2. given a rough surface: hewn stone.
[1300–50; Middle English hewen, past participle of hew]
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|Adj.||1.||hewn - cut or shaped with hard blows of a heavy cutting instrument like an ax or chisel; "a house built of hewn logs"; "rough-hewn stone"; "a path hewn through the underbrush"|
cut - fashioned or shaped by cutting; "a well-cut suit"; "cut diamonds"; "cut velvet"
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