What does the word clue mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • Same as CLEW, vt.

Usage examples for clue

  1. Captain Drummond, who alone had the clue to all this, sat down on a convenient stone to examine the work. – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  2. Anything in the world to get at a clue to this thing, Mr. Headland, anything. – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  3. No use, says I. I dare say you understand, but the only clue I have to those sounds is that you've eat something that ain't agreed with you. – Red Saunders' Pets and Other Critters by Henry Wallace Phillips