clawfoot


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claw foot

n. pl. claw feet
The foot of a piece of furniture designed to resemble an animal's foot and claws.

claw′foot, claw′foot·ed adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clawfoot - a deformity of the foot characterized by an abnormally high arch and hyperextension of the toes which gives the foot the appearance of a claw
deformity, malformation, misshapenness - an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed
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The breezy, style-conscious property could challenge some of the smartest beach outfits in Mombasa and Zanzibar; from my clawfoot bath, I watch vervet monkeys swipe at the mango-laden canopy and fishermen row wooden canoes in the lake.
com) at the Calistoga Motor Lodge and Spa, where clawfoot tubs and geothermal mineral water-fed pools create the right mood for a mud bar.
The brainchild of former pro hockey player Lyon Porter and partner Jersey Banks, the eight-room bed and breakfast inside a Victorian mansion is meticulously appointed with vintage chesterfield sofas, turn-of-the-century clawfoot tubs, Printsburgh's eccentrically patterned wallpaper, and an assortment of musical instruments, as well as wooden wall fixtures from Nashville's own 1767 Designs.
Priced at $14, the Alex's G&T is served in a miniature porcelain clawfoot bathtub with fresh mint and a silver straw.
Next to the mikvah, he said, was a clawfoot bathtub used for the preparatory cleaning before immersion, although it was also sometimes used as a tank for keeping fish alive and fresh prior to using them to make gefilte fish.
In futuristic bathrooms, freestanding tubs integrated with Clawfoot reminisce the bygone era of grandeur and sheer indulgence.
There was a clawfoot Jacuzzi tub for those rare times that Margo wanted to soak instead of stand.
Portland duo Clawfoot Slumber brings its experimental, psychotropic and folk-noir vision Thursday to The Axe & Fiddle.
But much remained: a clawfoot tub and a wisp of plastic ivy in the bathroom; whitewashed kitchen cupboards (stocked with Natty Boh, the official beer of Baltimore); charming if stained and dilapidated wallpapers now seeing the light of day after years of concealment.
Master bedroom suite includes walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom wet room with cast iron clawfoot tub, ceiling mount rainforest showerhead and dual sink vanity.
Visit the upstairs powder room today and you'll find evidence of their former nest: a clawfoot bathtub.