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paw

paw

 
pronunciation:
paw
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: the foot of an animal that has four legs and claws.
 
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: pawed, pawing, paws
definition 1: to hit, dig at, or scrape with claws or feet.
The dog pawed the ground where he had buried his bone.
definition 2: to handle in a rough or awkward way.
The children pawed the frightened kitten.
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  cat, dog, foot