Slued vs Sued - What's the difference?

slued | sued |


As verbs the difference between slued and sued

is that slued is (slue) while sued is (sue).

slued

English

Verb

(head)
  • (slue)
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    slue

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (mostly British ) slew

    Verb

    (slu)
  • (nautical) To rotate something on an axis.
  • To turn something sharply.
  • * Charles Dickens
  • They laughed, and slued themselves round.
  • To rotate on an axis; to pivot.
  • To slide off course; to skid.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of sluing or the place to which something has slued.
  • A slough; a run or wet place.
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    sued

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (sue)
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    sue

    English

    Verb

  • To follow.
  • * , Bk.XIII, Ch.iv:
  • And the olde knyght seyde unto the yonge knyght, ‘Sir, swith me.’
  • * 1590 , (Edmund Spenser), (The Faerie Queen) , III.iv:
  • though oft looking backward, well she vewd, / Her selfe freed from that foster insolent, / And that it was a knight, which now her sewd , / Yet she no lesse the knight feard, then that villein rude.
  • (label) To file a legal action against someone, generally a non-criminal action.
  • (label) To seek by request; to make application; to petition; to entreat; to plead.
  • To clean (the beak, etc.).
  • To leave high and dry on shore.
  • To court.
  • Derived terms

    * sue for peace

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