Synonyms of hawk


1. hawk, bird of prey, raptor, raptorial bird

usage: diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail

2. hawk, war hawk, militarist, warmonger

usage: an advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations

3. mortarboard, hawk, board

usage: a square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar


1. peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitch, deal, sell, trade

usage: sell or offer for sale from place to place

2. hawk, hunt, run, hunt down, track down

usage: hunt with hawks; "the tribes like to hawk in the desert"

3. clear the throat, hawk, cough

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

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Definition and meaning of hawk (Dictionary)