Definition of claw one's way
- The climbers clawed their way up the steep terrain.
- The company is clawing its way out of bankruptcy.
- He clawed his way to the top of his profession.
: a sharp usually slender and curved nail on the toe of an animal
: any of various sharp curved processes especially at the end of a limb (as of an insect)
: one of the pincerlike organs terminating some limbs of various arthropods (such as a lobster or scorpion)
: to rake, seize, dig, or progress with or as if with claws
: to scrape, scratch, dig, or pull with or as if with claws
: a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place
: an opening for passage
: the course traveled from one place to another : route
: of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route
: by a long distance : to a considerable degree or extent : far
: by far : much
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