Definition of 'paw'
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But we former players of a certain vintage are wary about writing off anything with his big bear paw imprint upon it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some litter brands have wood pellets that are too big for cats' sensitive paws. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Why not refuse to allow the dog to set paw in your house? The Sun (2010)The patter of tiny paws is imminent. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She just caught my left arm and got one good paw on my chest. The Sun (2011)Put your other hand out so it raises its other front paw. The Sun (2010)This time she was an enraged lion with bloodstained paws. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The top really spins as the cat paws it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He wants all four paws on the ground. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Getting on the ladder one paw at a time. The Sun (2016)But the zoo knows that the patter of tiny panda paws would turn the rush into a stampede. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They prefer using one paw, foot or eye over the other. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The dog 's paw got caught in my dress. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Watch out for lions' paw prints in the sand. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Want to know how to tie an alpine butterfly or a cat 's paw? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Lots of people wave their dogs' paws at us. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Nature's tough on pandas who want to hear the patter of tiny paws. The Sun (2012)Haven't they shot themselves in the paw on this one? Times, Sunday Times (2009)I reach down and there is no soft little paw reaching up to like they used to. The Sun (2015)A muddy paw on the face is certainly a great way to greet the day. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It works especially well with the brown and red upholstery forced on us by our terriers' muddy paws. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The puppy raised his little paw and tipped the bowl over, spilling some of the chicken soup at the bottom. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I heard a noise and turned back to see a fox with its nose and front paws in the beans. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'paw'
British English: paw /pɔː/ NOUN
The paws of an animal such as a cat, dog, or bear are its feet.
The kitten was black with white front paws.
- American English: paw
- Arabic: كَفُّ الْـحَيَوَانِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: pata animal
- Chinese: 爪
- Croatian: šapa
- Czech: tlapa
- Danish: pote
- Dutch: klauw
- European Spanish: zarpa
- Finnish: käpälä
- French: patte
- German: Pfote
- Greek: πατούσα
- Italian: zampa
- Japanese: 動物の足
- Korean: 동물의 발
- Norwegian: pote
- Polish: łapa
- European Portuguese: pata animal
- Romanian: labă
- Russian: лапа
- Spanish: pata pie y pierna de los animales
- Swedish: tass
- Thai: อุ้งเท้า
- Turkish: pençe
- Ukrainian: лапа
- Vietnamese: chân động vật
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