Thesaurus

red in tooth and claw

phrase

Synonyms and Antonyms of red in tooth and claw

having or showing the desire to inflict severe pain and suffering on others
  • He was a dictator red in tooth and claw.
Synonyms of red in tooth and claw
Words Related to red in tooth and claw
Near Antonyms of red in tooth and claw
Antonyms of red in tooth and claw

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up red in tooth and claw? 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

a haphazard or makeshift solution

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!