cloven hoof

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Synonyms for cloven hoof

the mark of Satan


a hoof divided into two parts at its distal extremity (as of ruminants or swine)


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I don't have any animals with cloven feet," he said.
She said that the Insular school was unsophisticated, and showed images of apostles and saints with cloven feet, while the corresponding Anglo-Saxon images showed details of feet with toes.
The meagre crowd, whose number included Coventry's own antichrist - Dave Nellist - was treated to a stunning two set performance that would have had Satan himself tapping his cloven feet.
The sound of the patter of tiny cloven feet is a signal that spring is finally here.
But keepers at the farm decided Arnold must be sterile after the pitter-patter of tiny cloven feet failed to appear.
In the sand on the stairs Thomas found the prints of numerous little cloven feet.