Thesaurus

maws

noun , plural of maw

Synonyms and Antonyms of maws

literary the mouth, jaws, or throat of an animal
  • the gaping maw of the tiger
Synonyms and Near Synonyms of maws

gullets

cakeholes [British slang], chops, gobs [chiefly British], kissers [slang], mouths, mugs, pieholes (or pie holes) [slang], traps [slang], yaps [slang]

muzzles

jaws, mandibles, maxillae (or maxillas)


Learn More about maws


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up maws? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

not constant or steady

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!