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OTHER WORDS FROM pawpawer, nounun·pawed, adjective
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How to use paw in a sentence
She’d put her nose to the ground and move the earth away with a paw.‘The Mozart of fungi’: For ages, truffle hunting has been one of the most challenging pursuits on earth. Then the pandemic hit|Bernhard Warner|December 12, 2020|Fortune
To test whether any of the chemicals caused pain, they injected a low dose of each into the back paw of a mouse.
One of the chemicals caused mice to shake and lick their paw for about an hour.
You will want to practice using your stove, setting up your tent and sleeping pads and wrangling booties onto paws.Winter camping is not for the faint of heart. Here’s how to do it.|Melanie D.G. Kaplan|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
The image shows that immune cells called macrophages have rushed to the paw to fight the virus.A glowing zebrafish wins the 2020 Nikon Small World photography contest|Erin Garcia de Jesus|October 13, 2020|Science News
Tinkle, tinkle went the bells The reindeer lifted their hoofs higher and pawed at the comforter.Seven O'Clock Stories|Robert Gordon Anderson
I broke a branch and pawed the moccasin toward me and picked it up and went back to the horses.A Virginia Scout|Hugh Pendexter
Then he obeyed an old instinct, pawed away a little patch of snow and began to eat the frozen grass.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
The white horse pawed the rocks as though impatient to be gone.Riders of the Silences|John Frederick
When a thing happens and you can't figger it out, it's usually because you haven't pawed over the details carefully enough.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day