Tear means to pull or force something up or apart or rip into two or more pieces.
To slash is to cut something with a violent motion, usually using a knife or sword.
To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
To tear or dig with the nails or claws
Scrape is defined as to rub with something rough, abrasive or sharp.
Paw means to touch or hit something, often in a clumsy or rough way.
Nail means to attach or join.
The definition of maul is to treat someone roughly or to tear apart with the teeth.
To carry, strike, or propel (the ball) with the hand or arm in violation of the rules in soccer.
To take hold of or seize firmly with the hand, the foot, another body part, or an instrument:
To renew the foot of (a stocking, etc.).
To force down and into something; thrust:
To grasp, seize, or snatch with a hand or claw
To cut or tear apart roughly or vigorously
To mow, reap, or harvest:
To cut through or penetrate (silence, darkness, etc.)
Find another word for clawing. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for clawing, like: tearing, slashing, seizing, scratching, scraping, pawing, nailing, mauling, lacerating, hooking and handing.