Examples of talon in a Sentence
The hawk gripped the mouse in its talons.
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Raptors' talons are designed to shred the flesh of their prey.
On his thumb was a healing laceration — an injury from the talon of an irritable falcon.
The map is packed with fantastical creatures, from unicorns in Siberia to mermen frollicking in the Southern Ocean and a terrifying bird flying off with an elephant in its talons.
Now, Flash is a darker blue, has a more fierce-looking, falcon-like face, and features an athletic-gold beak and talon-ed feet to match the school colors.
Nail art for short nails can feel impossible and even with long pointy talons, the best nail beds only give you an inch or so to work with, right?
It was not delivered in the talons of one of those owls from Harry Potter.
The star paired her outfit with a ponytail, bold hoops, a bright red lip and matching red talon nails.
The talon healed nicely, but the eye had to be removed.
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Origin and Etymology of talon
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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