Search Result:hawk

KK Pronunciation

〔 hɒk 〕


〔 hɒ:k 〕

Overview of noun hawk

The noun hawk has 3 senses

  • hawk -- (diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail)

  • hawk, war hawk -- (an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations)

  • mortarboard, hawk -- (a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar)

Overview of verb hawk

The verb hawk has 3 senses

  • peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitch -- (sell or offer for sale from place to place)

  • hawk -- (hunt with hawks; "the tribes like to hawk in the desert")

  • clear the throat, hawk -- (clear mucus or food from one's throat; "he cleared his throat before he started to speak")