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English Reference for tsume (つめ)

Kanji
Kana
つめ
tsume
Definitions
  1. noun nail (e.g. fingernail, toenail), claw, talon, hoof
  2. plectrum, pick
  3. hook, clasp
Example sentences
I never cut my nails at night
The cat dug its claws into my hand
A cat was sharpening its claws against a post
I had my thumbnail torn off
He has a habit of scratching his back and biting his nails
Green peas are high in iron and contain nutrients that improve the colour of fingernails
Don't bite your nails
The cat retracted its claws
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