Synonyms
Etymology

1. hammer

verb. ['ˈhæmɝ'] beat with or as if with a hammer.

Synonyms

  • forge
  • sledgehammer
  • sledge

Etymology

  • hamer (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Claw Hammer

  • stammer
  • slammer
  • scammer
  • muammar
  • krammer
  • kramar
  • klammer
  • grammer
  • grammar
  • glamour
  • glamor
  • flammer
  • enamor
  • crammer
  • clamor
  • brammer
  • rammer
  • kammer
  • jammer
  • hamre
  • hamor
  • hammar
  • hamer
  • dammer
  • cammer
  • amor

Sentences with claw-hammer


1. Noun Phrase
Use a prybar or claw hammer to remove the boards from your porch and set them aside for later.

2. Noun Phrase
Use a claw hammer to crimp the fence horizontally and make the wire tight.

3. Noun Phrase
Gently use a claw hammer or small crow bar, and avoid damaging the attic door or surrounding ceiling.

4. Noun Phrase
Remove the old shingles or roof covering one layer at a time using a claw hammer or crowbar.

2. hammer

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

Synonyms

  • carpenter's hammer
  • claw hammer
  • plexor
  • plessor
  • hand tool
  • percussor
  • head
  • clawhammer
  • tack hammer
  • beetle
  • mallet
  • ball-peen hammer
  • sledgehammer
  • hammerhead
  • maul
  • sledge

Antonyms

  • tail
  • foot
  • stay in place
  • intrusive

Etymology

  • hamer (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. hammer

noun. ['ˈhæmɝ'] the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled.

Synonyms

  • cock
  • gunlock
  • firing mechanism

Antonyms

  • understate
  • inhale
  • come
  • conserve

Etymology

  • hamer (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. hammer

noun. ['ˈhæmɝ'] a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike such percussion instruments as chimes, kettledrums, marimbas, glockenspiels, etc..

Synonyms

  • percussive instrument
  • mallet
  • percussion instrument

Etymology

  • hamer (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. hammer

noun. ['ˈhæmɝ'] a heavy metal sphere attached to a flexible wire; used in the hammer throw.

Antonyms

  • leafless

Etymology

  • hamer (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. claw

noun. ['ˈklɔ'] sharp curved horny process on the toe of a bird or some mammals or reptiles.

Synonyms

  • talon
  • unguis
  • horny structure

Antonyms

  • straight line
  • unhook
  • rotor
  • nonmember

Etymology

  • clawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clawu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. claw

verb. ['ˈklɔ'] move as if by clawing, seizing, or digging.

Synonyms

  • work

Antonyms

  • break
  • unmake

Etymology

  • clawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clawu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. claw

verb. ['ˈklɔ'] clutch as if in panic.

Synonyms

  • seize
  • clutch

Antonyms

  • give
  • let go of
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • clawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clawu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. claw

noun. ['ˈklɔ'] a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods.

Synonyms

  • pincer
  • member
  • nipper
  • extremity
  • chela
  • crustacean

Antonyms

  • defend
  • praise
  • square
  • angular

Etymology

  • clawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clawu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. claw

noun. ['ˈklɔ'] a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something.

Synonyms

  • grappling hook
  • grapple
  • grappler
  • tenterhook
  • anchor
  • dress hanger
  • pothook
  • hook
  • mechanical device
  • grapnel
  • ground tackle
  • coat hanger
  • clothes hanger

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • stay in place
  • thin
  • reduce

Etymology

  • clawe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • clawu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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