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synonyms for clapperclaw

  • fingernail
  • paw
  • tentacle
  • barb
  • fang
  • grapnel
  • grappler
  • hook
  • manus
  • nipper
  • pincer
  • spur
  • talon
  • unguis
  • cant hook
  • nail claw
  • ungula
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How to use clapperclaw in a sentence

In the race of fashion the resolute and active De Mogyns has passed the poor old Clapperclaw.
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Certain it is, that between her and Miss Clapperclaw, on the first floor, the poor wenches lead a dismal life.
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"I never knew a woman who was constantly bullied by her husband who did not like him the better for it," Miss Clapperclaw says.
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"Hold your tongue, sir," said Miss Clapperclaw, tossing up her virgin head with an indignant blush on her nose.
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Miss Clapperclaw says he acted pretty well, and that I only joke about him because I am envious, and wanted to act a part myself.
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Miss Clapperclaw says Bulbul is evidently smitten, and Clara too.
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CLAPPERCLAW

  • barb
  • cant hook
  • clapperclaw
  • fang
  • fingernail
  • grapnel
  • grappler
  • hook
  • manus
  • nail claw
  • nipper
  • paw
  • pincer
  • spur
  • talon
  • tentacle
  • unguis
  • ungula
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.