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noun as in claw

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With her all-powerful and elastic muscles she encircled and oppressed her mount, clawing with two great talons at his breast.

As he passed he struck for my shoulder, and his grip, although it did not hold, was like the cutting of a hawk's talons.

The talons of the wild beast enter into your flesh; but with the cephaloptera it is you who enter into the creature.

Tin Philosopher lifted one of his own sets of bright talons.

Yet, I was still in the tiger's den, and I expected to feel the talons.


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On this page you'll find 2 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to talons, such as: nail, and hook.

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