Definition - knew

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knew
  1. know how to do or perform something; "She knows how to knit"; "Does your husband know how to cook?"
  2. have fixed in the mind; "I know Latin"; "This student knows her irregular verbs"; "Do you know the poem well enough to recite it?"
  3. have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations; "I know the feeling!"; "have you ever known hunger?"; "I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict"; "The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare"; "I lived through two divorces"
  4. perceive as familiar; "I know this voice!"
  5. be able to distinguish, recognize as being different; "The child knows right from wrong"
  6. know the nature or character of; "we all knew her as a big show-off"
  7. have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
  8. accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority; "The Crown Prince was ac