Synonyms of clawed


1. claw, make, work

usage: move as if by clawing, seizing, or digging; "They clawed their way to the top of the mountain"

2. claw, seize, prehend, clutch

usage: clutch as if in panic; "She clawed the doorknob"

3. claw, scratch, scrape, scratch up

usage: scratch, scrape, pull, or dig with claws or nails

4. claw, attack, round, assail, lash out, snipe, assault

usage: attack as if with claws; "The politician clawed his rival"


1. clawed, unguiculate (vs. ungulate), unguiculated

usage: having or resembling a claw or claws; often used as a combining form; "sharp-clawed"

2. clawed, taloned, armed (vs. unarmed)

usage: (of predatory animals) armed with claws or talons

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Definition and meaning of clawed (Dictionary)