Definition of hew toUS
- Everyone must hew to the rules/standards.
- He is a politician who has always hewed closely to the party line.
: to cut with blows of a heavy cutting instrument
: to cut down by blows of an ax
: to give form or shape to with or as if with heavy cutting blows
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