1. [ noun ] (zoology) a clawed foot of an animal especially a quadruped
Related terms: animal_foot forepaw canine feline pad
2. [ verb ] scrape with the paws

"The bear pawed the door"

Related terms: scrape
3. [ verb ] touch clumsily

"The man tried to paw her"

Related terms: caress touch
4. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
Synonyms: hand mauler hook mitt manus

"he had the hands of a surgeon" "he extended his mitt"

Related terms: extremity fist left right hooks arm homo finger palm intercapitular_vein metacarpal_vein digital_arteries ball metacarpus metacarpal_artery pass
Similar spelling:   Pa