hawse hawse

Definition(s):

  • (n) the hole that an anchor rope passes through

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • At sundown, Davy Jones boarded the ship through a hawse pipe.

News

  • Senior Games competitor finds familiar passion in sport shooting

    As a young man Elmer Hawse had a passion for hunting. As he grew up, his joy for the sport was lost. As an older man at age 75, his passion was once again found and Hawse began his relationship with sport shooting. Read more
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Columbia Missourian

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