nighthawk nighthawk  /ˈnaɪt ˌhɔk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who likes to be active late at night
  2. (n) mainly nocturnal North American goatsucker

Usage(s):

  1. It has fallen to Vice President Cheney, a nighthawk with a darker imagination, to focus our fears.
  2. Some birds, like the nighthawk, can feign a broken wing to lure predators away from a nest.
  3. The lyrics burst with nighthawk poetry.

News

  1. Nature Report: Nest for Every Niche

    Just a few days ago this lesser nighthawk was carefully tucking two eggs beneath her as she incubated them in the arid ranch land of Deep South Texas.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KGBT 4 Rio Grande Valley

  2. Nighthawk Total Control Develops Instant Alarm Device to Help Prevent Copper Theft and Protect against Water Threats ...

    Nighthawk Offers New Instant Alarm Device for Electrical Utilities that Monitors and “Phones Home” when Alarming Events Occur (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10814128.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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