Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Swift as a tiger; hastening to devour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Hastening to devour; furious.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • It was a real patriarch, this old tiger-footed silver urn, having descended through three generations, and it set off the table wonderfully.

    The Planter's Northern Bride

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