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Overview of noun hawk

The noun hawk has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) hawk

(diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail)

2. hawk, war hawk

(an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations)

3. mortarboard, hawk

(a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar)


Overview of verb hawk

The verb hawk has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitch

(sell or offer for sale from place to place)

2. hawk

(hunt with hawks; "the tribes like to hawk in the desert")

3. clear the throat, hawk

(clear mucus or food from one's throat; "he cleared his throat before he started to speak")

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