verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of paw1
OTHER WORDS FROM pawpawer, nounun·pawed, adjective
Definition for paw (2 of 2)
Origin of paw2
Example sentences from the Web for paw
CLAIRE: (blinks rapidly) But Francis, we have the Paws and Purrsonality pancake breakfast next week.Frank Underwood Will Not Tolerate Insubordination in This Olive Garden|Kelly Williams Brown|February 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He holds his left arm at his side and paws with it to set up whacks from the big stick of his right.Vitali Klitschko Contemplates Bowing Out of the Ring and Entering Ukrainian Politics|Gordon Marino|March 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Take this sentence: "With the snake in sight, the horse reeled his paws in fright."
After that, members of PAWS arranged for Rider to fly to California.
From March 2000 until February 2001, PAWS paid for Rider to live in a motel in Galt, Calif., and gave him spending money.
But the dear, honest, old fellow's paws are wet, and will ruin your pretty new pelisse.Helen|Maria Edgeworth
Ann screamed, the False Hare—I am ashamed to say—merely yawned and kept his paws in his pockets.The Wonderful Bed|Gertrude Knevels
Here she took a drink, daintily shook the water from her paws, and set the hair just right with a stroke.Two Little Savages|Ernest Thompson Seton
The chipmunk was sitting up on the flat stump, and, held in its paws, was the missing jam tart.The Curlytops at Silver Lake|Howard Roger Garis
When he muttered in his sleep or cried out in the delirium of fever, the little dog put his paws upon the bed-rail.Greyfriars Bobby|Eleanor Atkinson