Antonyms

1. sparrow-sized

adjective. having the approximate size of a sparrow.

Antonyms

  • unsorted

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Rhymes with Sparrow 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 sparrow-hawk


1. Noun Phrase
The American kestrel is a small native breed, often incorrectly called a sparrow hawk.

2. hawk-eyed

adjective. having very keen vision.

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • unalert
  • unperceptive
  • nearsighted
  • eyeless

3. sparrow

noun. ['ˈspɛroʊ'] any of several small dull-colored singing birds feeding on seeds or insects.

Synonyms

  • Passeridae
  • true sparrow
  • Passer montanus
  • family Passeridae
  • house sparrow
  • Passer domesticus
  • passerine
  • tree sparrow
  • passeriform bird

Etymology

  • sparwe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. sparrow

noun. ['ˈspɛroʊ'] small brownish European songbird.

Synonyms

  • dunnock
  • hedge sparrow
  • accentor

Etymology

  • sparwe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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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