Definition of flews in English:


Syllabification: flews
Pronunciation: /flo͞oz


  • The thick hanging lips of a bloodhound or similar dog.
    More example sentences
    • He cocked his head quizzically and his tongue nervously lapped at his flews.
    • A Newfoundland's drop ears also keep out water, and very loose flews allow him to breath while carrying something as he swims.
    • The wolf ran his tongue along his flews like a person wetting their lips before the on take of some great feast; to break some fast that plagued his bitter soul.


late 16th century: of unknown origin.

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