Associations to the word «Strewn»

Wiktionary

STREW, verb. To distribute objects or pieces of something over an area, especially in a random manner.
STREW, verb. To cover, or lie upon, by having been scattered.
STREW, verb. (transitive) To spread abroad; to disseminate.

Dictionary definition

STREW, verb. Spread by scattering ("straw" is archaic); "strew toys all over the carpet".
STREW, verb. Cover; be dispersed over; "Dead bodies strewed the ground".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats