Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for claws?

Need synonyms for claws? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
(someone's clutches) A person's power or control, especially when regarded as inescapable
Noun
The front claws of crustaceans such as lobsters
“But then Johnson saw the red claw and other characteristics of female crabs.”
Noun
Plural for a curved pointed horny nail on each digit of the foot in birds, lizards, and some mammals
“She discovered herself perched upon the claw of a dragon, winging above the purple Forbidden City.”
Noun
Plural for a mechanical device resembling a claw, used for gripping or lifting
“He began telling a story about one of those arcade machines with a mechanical claw that people use to try to pick up one out of dozens of boxes sitting in a Plexiglas tub.”
Noun
Plural for a finger or thumb
Noun
Plural for each of the five digits on the end of the foot
Verb
To scratch or tear at something with one's claws or fingernails
“That would drive Herr B├Ąchtold to scream and claw at the walls of his cell.”
Verb
To make (a groove, hole, or indentation) with, or as if with, a gouge
Verb
To move up or over (something) awkwardly, or in a haphazard fashion
Verb
To handle roughly or clumsily
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Apps More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2024