Hawked
Hawked Hawked (h[add]kt), a. Curved like a hawk's bill; crooked. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hawked — Hawk Hawk (h[add]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hawked} (h[add]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hawking}.] 1. To catch, or attempt to catch, birds by means of hawks trained for the purpose, and let loose on the prey; to practice falconry. [1913 Webster] A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hawked — hɔːk n. bird of prey with a hooked beak and curved talons; person who favors aggressive or warlike political policy (Slang); aggressive person (Slang) v. work as a peddler, sell one s goods by going from place to place; peddle; hunt with a… …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Hawk — (h[add]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hawked} (h[add]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hawking}.] 1. To catch, or attempt to catch, birds by means of hawks trained for the purpose, and let loose on the prey; to practice falconry. [1913 Webster] A falconer Henry is …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hawking — Hawk Hawk (h[add]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hawked} (h[add]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hawking}.] 1. To catch, or attempt to catch, birds by means of hawks trained for the purpose, and let loose on the prey; to practice falconry. [1913 Webster] A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • hawk — [[t]hɔ͟ːk[/t]] hawks, hawking, hawked 1) N COUNT A hawk is a large bird with a short, hooked beak, sharp claws, and very good eyesight. Hawks catch and eat small birds and animals. 2) N COUNT If you refer to someone as a hawk, you mean that they… …   English dictionary

  • hawk — I UK [hɔːk] / US [hɔk] noun [countable] Word forms hawk : singular hawk plural hawks 1) a large bird that kills other birds and animals for food. It is sometimes used for hunting. 2) a politician who prefers using military force to more peaceful… …   English dictionary

  • CHAPBOOKS — CHAPBOOKS, popular literature in pamphlet form formerly hawked by chapmen or peddlers. Little attention has been paid to these in connection with Hebrew bibliography. Given the fragile nature of things, such flimsy, unbound publications tended to …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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