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Origin of maw1
Words nearby maw
Definition for maws (2 of 2)
Origin of maw2
Example sentences from the Web for maws
I have often found it, he adds, in the maws of the bonito, between the tropics in the Pacific Ocean.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
We always find a great many shells in their maws, crushed in pieces.A Continuation of a Voyage to New Holland|William Dampier
It is good to give them sometimes a little Gravel, or powder of Glass, to cleanse their maws, and give them appetite.The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened|Kenelm Digby
(which will keep the others in countenance,) the booksellers' maws seem so capacious.
If charnel-houses and our graves must send Those that we bury back, our monuments Shall be the maws of kites.Cruel As The Grave|Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth