hoar hoar  /ˈhɔr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)
  2. (adj) showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair

Usage(s):

  1. Do not let his hoar head go peacefully down to the grave.
  2. He might have shown a preference in the naming of his earldom for some title as hoar in honor as the first half of that possessed by nouveau Lord Oxford and Asquith.
  3. About her hungry lightning tongues lick often, winds howl, and evil legends cluster grim and hoar.

News

  • Puppy from Egypt captures Maine man's heart

    WINDHAM, Maine (NECN) -- Jim Hoar was on the slow road to retirement when he met Dinsmore -- a four-legged friend from Egypt.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WCSH 6 Portland

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