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Synonyms for hawk
hɔk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hawk(noun)

    diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail

    Synonyms:
    mortarboard, war hawk

    Antonyms:
    dove, peacenik

  2. hawk, war hawk(noun)

    an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations

    Synonyms:
    mortarboard, war hawk

    Antonyms:
    peacenik, dove

  3. mortarboard, hawk(verb)

    a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar

    Synonyms:
    mortarboard, war hawk

    Antonyms:
    peacenik, dove

  4. peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitch(verb)

    sell or offer for sale from place to place

    Synonyms:
    set up, pitch, toss, huckster, lurch, slope, peddle, vend, gear, slant, haggle, tilt, clear the throat, shift, incline, flip, cant over, monger, deliver, higgle, cant, sky, chaffer

    Antonyms:
    dove, peacenik

  5. hawk(verb)

    hunt with hawks

    "the tribes like to hawk in the desert"

    Synonyms:
    huckster, vend, peddle, clear the throat, pitch, monger

    Antonyms:
    peacenik, dove

  6. clear the throat, hawk(verb)

    clear mucus or food from one's throat

    "he cleared his throat before he started to speak"

    Synonyms:
    huckster, vend, peddle, clear the throat, pitch, monger

    Antonyms:
    peacenik, dove

Wiktionary

  1. hawk(4)

    Synonyms:
    mortarboard, hawkingNoun

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hawk

    Synonyms:
    sell, peddle, retail

    Antonyms:
    reserve, store, suppress, withhold, house, bond

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hawk(n.)

    Synonyms:
    falcon

  2. hawk(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    cry, sell by outcry

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hawk(n)

    Synonyms:
    falcon, goshawk, kestrel

    Associated words:
    accipitral, raptorial

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    falcon, hawke, hauck, peregrine, eagle, buse, nighthawk, hook, hawks, hock, nozzle, red-shouldered, hok, ying, buzzard

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How to say hawk in sign language?

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How to use hawk in a sentence?

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    I like this insightful Japanese proverb "Nou aru taka wa tsume wo kakusu- meaning a talented Hawk hides her/his talons. In my view, either downplaying or concealing your strengths, not showing off your talents in boastful manner, and being modest in life are always respected - not only in Japan but also anywhere in the world. I have also realized that those who are truly knowledgeable seldom show off, while the empty vessel always makes too much noise. Modesty is surely the great virtue that differentiates you as the "cut above the rest" in the society.

  2. John Feal:

    You can't cherry pick and choose when you want to be a conservative, fiscal hawk, that's just insulting to our intelligence, and shame on Rand Paul -- Rand Paul lack humanity, Rand Paul lack leadership.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    He who has a pretty looking wife has to keep a hawk eye also on the watchman of his house.

  4. Bryan Wilson:

    So that's part of the reason I did the first one. I got ta do this, you know ? they kind of knew about the nickname' law hawk,' and they thought,' Yeah, we'll use that and make a ridiculous commercial.'.

  5. Marco Rubio:

    Apparently your family recently purchased a luxury speedboat. Now, I've seen a photo of this boat, i'm from Minnesota, you guys are from New Hampshire, looked a little bit like a fishing boat to me. The veterans really want to know, why didn't you buy a yacht large enough to land a Black Hawk on it?


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