Synonyms of claw in English:



  • 1 a cat's claw a bird's claw
    nail, talon
    technical unguis
    rare pounce
  • 2 a crab's claw
    pincer, nipper
    technical chela
  • verb

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  • her fingers clawed his shoulders
    scratch, lacerate, tear, rake, rip, slash, scrape, graze, dig into; maul, savage, mutilate; scrabble at
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