Definition of pewing in English:

pewing

noun

  • The furnishing of a church or chapel with pews (now rare); pews collectively.

noun

rare
  • The plaintive crying of a bird.

Origin

Late Middle English. From pew + -ing. With later use compare pew<br>late 16th century; earliest use found in Philip Sidney (1554–1586), author and courtier. From pew + -ing.

Pronunciation

pewing

/ˈpjuːɪŋ/