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pawing

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  • verbtouch roughly
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Synonyms for pawing

verb touch roughly
  • fondle
  • clap
  • claw
  • clutch
  • dig
  • feel
  • finger
  • grab
  • grate
  • grope
  • handle
  • hit
  • maul
  • molest
  • palpate
  • pat
  • rake
  • rasp
  • rub
  • scratch
  • search
  • slap
  • smite
  • stroke

Antonyms for pawing

  • guard
  • let go
  • make happy
  • please
  • protect
  • manhandle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.