hawk hawk  /ˈhɔk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
  2. (n) an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations
  3. (n) a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar
  4. (v) sell or offer for sale from place to place
  5. (v) hunt with hawks
  6. (v) clear mucus or food from one's throat

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Missing, Tommy Lee Jones tells this story: An Apache gets up one morning and sees a hawk perching in a tree.
  2. And now the hawk has ended its flight.
  3. To get elected, the next President will have to both represent change and be hawkish on the war.

News

  1. Hawk donates his first skateboard to Smithsonian

    Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk is donating his first skateboard to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Tony Hawk donates first skateboard to Smithsonian

    Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk is donating his first skateboard to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Tony Hawk donating 1st skateboard to Smithsonian

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk is donating his first skateboard to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. Cafferty said: "Well, I don't know if China is any different, but our relationship with China is certainly different. We're in hawk to the Chinese up to our eyeballs because of the war in Iraq, for one thing. They're holding hundreds of billions of...
    on Apr 26, 2008 By: Jack Cafferty Source: Taipei Times

  2. "The Kitty Hawk has been a visible symbol of strength in a rapidly changing world," US Ambassador to Tokyo Thomas Schieffer said during a ceremony last week. "Goodbye Kitty Hawk, hello George Washington."
    on May 1, 2008 By: Thomas Schieffer Source: PennWell BtoB Industry Blogs (blog)

  3. "He's nice, man," Martin said. "He's been flying around and makes a lot of plays — a ball hawk."
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Derrick Martin Source: The Associated Press

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