Adjective: clawed klod
Verb: claw klo
- Having or resembling a claw or claws; often used as a combining form
- (of predatory animals) armed with claws or talons
- Move as if by clawing, seizing, or digging
"They clawed their way to the top of the mountain"
- Clutch as if in panic
"She clawed the doorknob"
- Scratch, scrape, pull, or dig with claws or nails
- Attack as if with claws
"The politician clawed his rival"
See also: armed, unguiculate, unguiculated
Type of: assail, assault, attack, clutch, lash out, make, prehend [archaic], round, scrape, scratch, scratch up, seize, snipe, work
Encyclopedia: Clawed Claw