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synonyms for maw

  • craw
  • crop
  • gullet
  • jaws
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One thing the unsettling critter does have in common with the Spanish monster is its terrifying maw.
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This is where focusing on fish maw and other high-end ingredients could make lab-grown seafood economically viable faster.
I TRIED LAB-GROWN FISH MAW. HERE'S WHY IT COULD HELP SAVE OUR OCEANSAMY GUNIA/HONG KONGSEPTEMBER 17, 2021TIME
Several slow, deliberate lunges later, the tortoise’s yawning maw caught the bird, crushing its head.
A GIANT TORTOISE WAS CAUGHT STALKING, KILLING AND EATING A BABY BIRDJONATHAN LAMBERTAUGUST 23, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The third time, from her mermaid maw, Emerged the voice of Ringo Staw.
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Thereafter we were buffeted like chips in the swirling maw of a whirlpool; we fought our way rod by rod.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Just what they expect of my babyAin't clear to his maw; my, oh, my!
WITH THE COLORSEVERARD JACK APPLETON
So much for the measure of the maw of the circulating library.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE - VOLUME 55, NO. 343, MAY 1844VARIOUS
"Maw and me done put yo' in a Johnny-cake," she said, an outsider might have thought enigmatically.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
A school of flying fish, fleeing from some pursuing maw beneath the surface, skipped from wave to wave.
THE LOST WARSHIPROBERT MOORE WILLIAMS
Several persons missed hogs and calves, which were surmised to have gone into the capacious maw of the serpent.
LINCOLNIANAANDREW ADDERUP
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WORDS RELATED TO MAW

  • craw
  • esophagus
  • maw
  • throat
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.