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1. hawk-eyed

adjective. having very keen vision.

Synonyms

  • sharp-sighted
  • lynx-eyed
  • keen-sighted
  • quick-sighted
  • sighted
  • sharp-eyed

Antonyms

  • unalert
  • unperceptive
  • nearsighted
  • eyeless

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Rhymes with Mosquito Hawk

  • little-rock
  • crosstalk
  • yeosock
  • squawk
  • maroc
  • zwack
  • stalk
  • walke
  • walk
  • valk
  • talk
  • schalk
  • sauk
  • salk
  • mauk
  • mauck
  • lauck
  • kauk
  • kalk
  • hok
  • hawke
  • hauke
  • hauk
  • hauck
  • gawk
  • faulk
  • falke
  • falk
  • chalk
  • caulk

Sentences with mosquito-hawk


1. Noun Phrase
(Note that the name "mosquito hawk" is often used with other species like crane flies.)

2. Noun Phrase
Other winged insects sometimes referred to as mosquito hawks are dragonflies and damselflies, which do feed on mosquitoes.

2. mosquito

noun. ['məˈskiːtoʊ'] two-winged insect whose female has a long proboscis to pierce the skin and suck the blood of humans and animals.

Synonyms

  • Culicidae
  • anopheline
  • dipteran
  • yellow-fever mosquito
  • two-winged insects
  • dipteron
  • Aedes albopictus
  • Asian tiger mosquito
  • Culex quinquefasciatus
  • common mosquito
  • gnat
  • Culex pipiens
  • Culex fatigans
  • family Culicidae
  • malarial mosquito
  • dipterous insect
  • Aedes aegypti

Etymology

  • mosquito (Spanish)
  • mosca (Spanish)

3. hawk

noun. ['ˈhɔk'] diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail.

Synonyms

  • falcon
  • Buteo lagopus
  • rough-legged hawk
  • Accipiter nisus
  • raptorial bird
  • Buteo lineatus
  • red-tailed hawk
  • tercelet
  • Buteo buteo
  • raptor
  • hen hawk
  • buzzard
  • red-shouldered hawk
  • tercel
  • chicken hawk
  • sparrow hawk
  • buteonine
  • Accipiter cooperii
  • redtail
  • bird of prey
  • Accipitridae
  • Buteo jamaicensis
  • goshawk
  • harrier
  • harrier eagle
  • Pandion haliaetus
  • sea eagle
  • eyas
  • family Accipitridae
  • Pernis apivorus
  • blue darter
  • kite
  • tiercel
  • short-toed eagle
  • osprey
  • honey buzzard
  • Cooper's hawk
  • fish hawk
  • Accipiter gentilis
  • roughleg

Antonyms

  • buy
  • export
  • import
  • sell

Etymology

  • hauk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hafoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. hawk

verb. ['ˈhɔk'] sell or offer for sale from place to place.

Synonyms

  • monger
  • trade
  • sell
  • peddle
  • vend
  • deal
  • pitch

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run

Etymology

  • hauk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hafoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. hawk

noun. ['ˈhɔk'] a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar.

Synonyms

  • board

Antonyms

  • take
  • wholesale

Etymology

  • hauk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hafoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. hawk

verb. ['ˈhɔk'] clear mucus or food from one's throat.

Synonyms

  • clear the throat

Antonyms

  • low
  • low pitch

Etymology

  • hauk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hafoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. hawk

verb. ['ˈhɔk'] hunt with hawks.

Synonyms

  • track down
  • hunt
  • hunt down

Antonyms

  • high
  • stand still
  • ascend
  • rise

Etymology

  • hauk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hafoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. hawk

noun. ['ˈhɔk'] an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations.

Synonyms

  • warmonger
  • militarist

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • hauk (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hafoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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