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verb paw pronunciation in British English /pɔː/
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present tense
present participlepawing
past tensepawed
past participlepawed

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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] if an animal paws something, it touches it several times with its foot
    paw at:

    Rick’s cat pawed at the door.

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  2. 2
    [transitive] informal to touch someone in a rough or sexual way that they do not like

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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