clawhammer

(redirected from 'clawhammer')
Also found in: Thesaurus.

clawhammer

(ˈklɔːˌhæmə)
adj
denoting a style of plucking the strings of a banjo in which the hand forms a clawlike shape
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clawhammer - a hammer with a cleft at one end for pulling nailsclawhammer - a hammer with a cleft at one end for pulling nails
hammer - a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.