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(Nautical) The part of a ship at which the prow joins the keel.
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  1. (Nautical) The part of a ship at which the prow joins the keel.
  2. Either of the front feet of a quadruped.
  3. The meeting point of the keel and the stem of a ship
(Games) The part of the deck of cards in certain card games left on the table after the deal.
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  1. (Games) The part of the deck of cards in certain card games left on the table after the deal.
  2. One of the sharp, curved claws on a limb of a bird or other animal such as a lizard, used for seizing and tearing prey. Most talons are situated at the ends of digits.
  3. A human finger or hand when like a claw in appearance or grasp
A portion or section of a game during which all the cards dealt out are played:
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  1. A portion or section of a game during which all the cards dealt out are played:
  2. Physical assistance; help:
  3. (Sports) A hand ball in soccer.
To grasp and hold tightly:
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  1. To grasp and hold tightly:
  2. To grasp or hold eagerly or tightly
  3. To engage the clutch of an automobile, etc.
To grip; to take hold, particularly with the hand.
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  1. To grip; to take hold, particularly with the hand.
  2. ​To understand.
  3. To reach for and try to seize
To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
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  1. To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
  2. To drive or strike (a weapon, for example) forcefully onto or into something else.
  3. To strike or attack with powerful or disastrous effect
To strike out or cancel (writing, etc.)
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  1. To strike out or cancel (writing, etc.)
  2. (--- Slang) To cancel (a project or program, for example).
  3. To use the nails or claws to dig, scrape, or wound.
To use a rake.
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  1. To use a rake.
  2. To conduct a thorough search:
  3. To search as if with a rake
To move (an object or objects) firmly along a surface, especially repeatedly:
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  1. To move (an object or objects) firmly along a surface, especially repeatedly:
  2. Figuratively, to be imparted, as through contact or influence
  3. To move (one's hand, a cloth, etc.) over, or spread or apply (polish, etc.) on or over, a surface or object in this way
A sharp, curved nail at the end of a toe of a mammal, reptile, or bird.
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  1. A sharp, curved nail at the end of a toe of a mammal, reptile, or bird.
  2. A pincer, as of a lobster or crab, used for grasping.
To examine data in a computer in order to locate items having a given property
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  1. To examine data in a computer in order to locate items having a given property
  2. To make a careful examination or investigation of; probe:
  3. To search a place or space in order to find something:
To grate on (nerves or feelings).
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  1. To grate on (nerves or feelings).
  2. To make a rough, grating sound
  3. To scrape or rub with or as with a file
To rub against (an object) with a harsh, scraping sound
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  1. To rub against (an object) with a harsh, scraping sound
  2. To provide with a grate
  3. To irritate or annoy persistently:
To stroke or handle (someone or something) in a tender and loving way; caress
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  1. To stroke or handle (someone or something) in a tender and loving way; caress
  2. To touch or stroke (someone), often inappropriately, in making sexual advances
  3. To handle, stroke, or touch lovingly.
To manage, operate, or use with the hand or hands; manipulate
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  1. To manage, operate, or use with the hand or hands; manipulate
  2. To direct, execute, or dispose of:
  3. To manage, administer to, or represent:
(Informal) To behave attentively or flatteringly toward (someone), especially in order to restore confidence or gain cooperation.
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  1. (Informal) To behave attentively or flatteringly toward (someone), especially in order to restore confidence or gain cooperation.
  2. To rub lightly with or as if with the hand or something held in the hand; caress.
  3. To hit or propel (a ball, for example) with a smoothly regulated swing.
To run or walk with a tapping sound.
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  1. To run or walk with a tapping sound.
  2. To tap, touch, or stroke quickly or gently, esp. with the hand, as in affection, sympathy, or encouragement
  3. To stroke lightly as a gesture of affection.
To come together suddenly with a sharp sound.
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  1. To come together suddenly with a sharp sound.
  2. To put, move, set, etc. swiftly
  3. To strike together with a sharp sound, as one hard surface on another:
To put, throw, hit, etc. carelessly or with force
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  1. To put, throw, hit, etc. carelessly or with force
  2. To strike with the palm of the hand or a flat object:
  3. To strike with something flat, specif. the palm of the hand
To injure by beating or tearing; bruise or lacerate
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  1. To injure by beating or tearing; bruise or lacerate
  2. To handle or treat roughly, causing damage:
  3. To handle roughly or clumsily; manhandle; paw
Find another word for paw. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for paw, like: forefoot, talon, hand, clutch, grasp, smite, scratch, rake, rub, claw and search.