Anew vs Alew - What's the difference?

anew | alew |


As an adverb anew

is (literary|poetic or formal) again, once more.

As a noun alew is

(obsolete|rare) a cry of despair.

anew

English

Adverb

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  • (literary, poetic or formal) again, once more
  • Each morning, opportunity—like the sun—dawns anew .

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    alew

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete, rare) A cry of despair.
  • *1596 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , V.6:
  • *:Yet did she not lament with loude alew , / As women wont, but with deepe sighes and singults few.