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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.
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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 historic home has a lot to offer guests: a cozy pub, an original clawfoot bathtub, prime location and a copy of the Enterprise's annual Souvenir Edition, which features the newspaper's history as well as all awards the paper has collected over the years.
Some of her more famous dances have involved a carousel horse, a giant powder compact, a filigree heart and a clawfoot bathtub with a working shower head.
An 1,162-square-foot tent with a clawfoot tub, private garden and private pool may be the very definition of glamping, especially when it provides -- as does 9 Hornbills, on a Thai island between Krabi and Phuket -- sprawling views of Phang Nga Bay.
Dressed with clean white walls, natural wood detailing, floor-to-ceiling windows, pops of energetic wallpaper, private outdoor clawfoot tubs, all surrounded by lush greenery, The Sarasota Modern creates micro-paradises within a resort-style atmosphere.
An impressive family bathroom includes a free-standing clawfoot bath and large separate shower.
The master bedroom has a windowed walk-in closet, which doubles as a home office, and master bath with heated floors and clawfoot tub.
On the first floor a highlight is the spacious master bedroom with an ensuite showcasing a dormer window, wall and ceiling beams and a twin basin vanity unit and freestanding clawfoot bath.
The beauty and timeless appeal of an antique clawfoot bathtub is undeniable, and it beckons thoughts of a long, relaxing soak.
My own room in the modern wing may lack the atmosphere of the original house, but it's comfortable nonetheless - with a clawfoot bath and four-poster bed, it fits the country bolthole bill.
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.
DISCOVER We love the bathhouse-chic interiors at MoonAcre Spa ( at the Calistoga Motor Lodge and Spa, where clawfoot tubs and geothermal mineral water-fed pools create the right mood for a mud bar.