claw foot

  1. a foot with claws.

  2. a representation of the claws of an animal or bird, especially on the foot of a piece of furniture.

  1. a pathological distortion of the human foot, consisting chiefly of an abnormally high longitudinal arch.

Origin of claw foot

First recorded in 1815–25

Words Nearby claw foot Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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