slew


slew
slew1
/slooh/, v.
pt. of slay.
slew2
/slooh/, n. Informal.
a large number or quantity: a whole slew of people.
Also, slue.
[1830-40, Amer.; < Ir sluagh crowd, throng, army, host]
slew3
/slooh/, v.t., v.i., n.
slue1.
slew4
/slooh/, n. U.S., Canadian.
slough1 (def. 3).

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Universalium. 2010.