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  Words related to hawk

Related / Similar Words: mortarboard, war hawk, clear the throat, peddle, monger, huckster, vend, pitch

 

Definition:
  • diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail;
  • a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar;
  • an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations;
  • clear mucus or food from one''s throat; "he cleared his throat before he started to speak";
  • hunt with hawks; "the Arabs like to hawk in the desert";
  • sell or offer for sale from place to place;

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

     

    Member Meronyms: Accipitridae, family Accipitridae

     

    Derivational Morphology: falconer, hawker, pitch, sales talk, sales pitch, vending, peddling, hawking, vendition, seller, marketer, vender, vendor, trafficker, peddler, pedlar, packman, pitchman, huckster, cheap-jack, trader, bargainer, dealer, monger, pusher, drug peddler, drug dealer, drug trafficker

     

    Language Translations:
    Croatian: jastreb   Dutch: havik  
    Finnish: haukka   French: faucon  
    German: Habicht   Hungarian: héja  
    Icelandic: haukur   Italian: falco  
    Japanese:   Polish: jastrząb  
    Portuguese: gavião   Russian: ястреб  
    Slovene: jastreb   Spanish: halcón  
    Swedish: hök  
     
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