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  Definition of paw
  1. a clawed foot of an animal especially a quadruped
  2. the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb; "he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"
  3. touch clumsily; "The man tried to paw her"
  4. scrape with the paws; "The bear pawed the door"
Similar Words: hand, manus, mitt

 

Hyponyms: forepaw, fist, clenched fist, hooks, meat hooks, maulers, right, right hand, left, left hand

 

Entailments: touch

 

Part Meronyms: canine, canid, feline, felid, arm, homo, man, human being, human

 

Derivational Morphology: pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give, manus, mitt, pawer

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: šapa   Dutch: poot  
Finnish: tassu   French: patte  
German: Pfote   Japanese: 足の裏  
Latvian: ķepa   Lithuanian: letena  
Polish: łapa   Portuguese: pata  
Romanian: labă   Russian: лапа  
Spanish: pata   Telugu: పంజా  
Turkish: pati  
 
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