Definitions for PAW

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  1. paw(noun)

    a clawed foot of an animal especially a quadruped

  2. hand, manus, mitt, paw(verb)

    the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb

    "he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"

  3. paw(verb)

    scrape with the paws

    "The bear pawed the door"

  4. paw(verb)

    touch clumsily

    "The man tried to paw her"

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Paw(noun)

    the foot of a quadruped having claws, as the lion, dog, cat, etc

  2. Paw(noun)

    the hand

  3. Paw(verb)

    to draw the forefoot along the ground; to beat or scrape with the forefoot

  4. Paw(verb)

    to pass the paw over; to stroke or handle with the paws; hence, to handle fondly or rudely

  5. Paw(verb)

    to scrape or beat with the forefoot

  6. Origin: [OE. pawe, poue, OF. poe: cf. patte, LG. pote, D. poot, G. pfote.]

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  1. Paw

    A paw is the soft foot of a mammal, generally a quadruped, that has claws or nails. A hard foot is called a hoof. An animal's front paw is known as a forepaw. Paws are used to pad feet for walking and increase friction.

Anagrams of PAW »

  1. PWA

  2. WAP

  3. WPA


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