Definition of Hawky

1. Adjective. Resembling or characteristic of a hawk. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hawky

hawkit
hawklike
hawkmoth
hawkmoths
hawknose
hawknoses
hawks
hawksbill
hawksbill turtle
hawksbill turtles
hawksbills
hawkshaw
hawkshaws
hawkweed
hawkweeds
hawky (current term)
hawleyite
hawm
hawmed
hawming
hawms
haws
hawse
hawse-pipe
hawse-pipes
hawse pipe
hawse pipes
hawsed
hawsehole
hawseholes

Literary usage of Hawky

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1. Library of Choice Literature and Encyclopaedia of Universal Authorship by Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Gibbon (1893)
"hawky had given many audible hints that it was past milking time; but the lovers ... Aweel, mother, ye make up for it; I think ye like hawky better than me. ..."

2. The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham: Comprising a by William Fordyce (1857)
"... and a pitman's wee wife:— " Drive hawky, car' hawky, Drive hawky thro' the waiter ... Tak her up and set her through, Car' hawky thro' the watter. ..."

3. Vanity Fair: A Novel Without a Hero by William Makepeace Thackeray (1893)
"... Miss Tuffin and Miss hawky. Bent —what pleasure it would give me if your own beloved young ladies hiul need of my instructive superintendence ! ..."

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