Definition of craw in English:

craw

noun

dated
  • 1The crop of a bird or insect.

    • ‘Life, when it landed here, arrived only through powerful stamina or spectacular accident: a fern's spore drifting on the trade wind, a seed in the craw of a bird, the bird itself.’
    1. 1.1humorous The stomach of a person or animal.

Phrases

  • stick in one's craw

Origin

Late Middle English: from or related to Middle Dutch crāghe or Middle Low German krage ‘neck, throat’.

Pronunciation

craw

/krô//krɔ/