Claw Hammer Definition

Define what is Claw Hammer?

1. carpenter's hammer, claw hammer, clawhammer (noun)

a hammer with a cleft at one end for pulling nails.


    hammer noun
    a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking.

    Nearby Terms

    claw hatchet (noun)
    a hatchet that has a cleft for pulling nails

    claw-shaped (adjective satellite)
    shaped like a claw

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    finding a way to take money back from people that they were given in another way

    clawed (adjective satellite)
    having or resembling a claw or claws; often used as a combining form

    clawfoot (noun)
    a deformity of the foot characterized by an abnormally high arch and hyperextension of the toes which gives the foot the appearance of a claw

    clawhammer (noun)
    a hammer with a cleft at one end for pulling nails

    clawlike (adjective satellite)
    resembling a claw

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    a pipe made of clay

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    resembling or containing clay

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    a large double-edged broadsword; formerly used by Scottish Highlanders