Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

strew

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strew

  1. to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on <sidewalks strewed with trash left by the parade watchers> Synonyms bestrew, dot, pepper, sow, spot, spray, sprinkle, scatterRelated Words blanket, drizzle, dust; stud; dapple, fleck, speckle, stipple; bespatter, spatter





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up strew? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a smart aleck

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

angry prompt maudlin oily
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ