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  1. hawk4

    mortarboard, hawkingNoun

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hawk

    sell, peddle, retail

    reserve, store, suppress, withhold, house, bond

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hawknoun

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

    mortarboard, war hawk

    dove, peacenik

  2. hawk, war hawknoun

    an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations

    mortarboard, war hawk

    peacenik, dove

  3. mortarboard, hawkverb

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

    mortarboard, war hawk

    peacenik, dove

  4. peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitchverb

    sell or offer for sale from place to place

    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

    dove, peacenik

  5. hawkverb

    hunt with hawks

    "the tribes like to hawk in the desert"

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

    peacenik, dove

  6. clear the throat, hawkverb

    clear mucus or food from one's throat

    "he cleared his throat before he started to speak"

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

    peacenik, dove

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  1. hawknoun


  2. hawkverb

    cry, sell by outcry

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hawknoun

    falcon, goshawk, kestrel

    Associated words:
    accipitral, raptorial

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  1. Robby Morgan:

    We both idolized Tony Hawk. A lot of kids got into skateboarding because of Tony Hawk. So this is a childhood dream of mine, seeing the look of joy on their faces when they saw the video, and then when they got the package this morning, it's been surreal.

  2. 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?

  3. James Melka:

    Nobody's gonna know ... what a Kitty Hawk-class aircraft carrier was, they'll just see pictures. They won't be able to see the actual ship and be able to walk on it.

  4. Danish proverb:

    Laws, like the spider's webs, catch the flies and let the hawk go free.

  5. Jim Lee:

    He also ushered in a slew of unique, very personal and eclectic characters for DC such as the Question, Blue Beetle, Hawk and Dove and more, polite and unassuming -- he never sought attention or the limelight but in many ways represented the hidden hero he saw in all of us. #RIPsteveditko.

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