Part of speech:
A human finger or hand when like a claw in appearance or grasp
Either of the front feet of an animal with four or more feet
To gather funds or produce a living with difficulty.
A pincer, as of a lobster or crab, used for grasping.
To behave toward; treat
To tap, touch, or stroke quickly or gently, esp. with the hand, as in affection, sympathy, or encouragement
To use a rake
Rub is defined as to use your hand to apply pressure and friction in a circular motion, or to move one thing against another.
1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.35:
To irritate or annoy persistently:
To dig is defined as to break up, remove or unearth, or to discover or find.
To sum up, as the numbers in a column; sometimes with up.
To give or pass with or as if with the hands; transmit:
To go along (a route) on foot:
To touch, kick, or reach with the toe.
To touch a person or thing
The distal part of the forelimb of a vertebrate, including the wrist and hand or the carpus and forefoot.
A type of glove that extends over the hand but only partially covers the fingers.
To scrape or rub with or as with a file
To touch or stroke (someone), often inappropriately, in making sexual advances
(Slang) To manipulate in masturbation
To clap means to hit the palms of the hands together to make a loud sound.
To put, throw, hit, etc. carelessly or with force
To perform (a shot or maneuver) successfully:
To spoil by poor work or poor performance; bungle
Find another word for paw. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for paw, like: talon, forefoot, scratch, claw, snout, handle, pat, beak, grasp, rake and rub.