Maw n. Zool. A gull.
1. A stomach; the receptacle into which food is taken by swallowing; in birds, the craw; -- now used only of the lower animals, exept humorously or in contempt.
Bellies and maws of living creatures. --Bacon.
2. Appetite; inclination. [Obs.]
Unless you had more maw to do me good. --Beau. & Fl.
Fish maw. Zool. See under Fish.
Maw, n. An old game at cards.
n : informal terms for the mouth [syn: trap, cakehole, hole,