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hawk englannista suomeksi

  1. rykiä

  2. metsästää

  3. muurauslauta

  4. haukka

  5. kaupustella

  1. haukka

  2. metsästää haukalla">metsästää haukalla

  3. kaupustella

  4. rykiminen, kakominen

  5. rykiä, kakistaa, kakoa

  6. Substantiivi

hawk englanniksi

  1. A diurnal predatory bird of the family Accipitridae, smaller than an eagle.

  2. (ux)

  3. Any diurnal predatory terrestrial bird of similar size and appearance to the accipitrid hawks, such as a falcon

  4. An advocate of aggressive political positions and actions. (defdate)

  5. (syn)


  6. 1962, (w)https://foreignpolicy.com/2012/10/11/the-original-hawks-and-doves/

  7. Everybody knows who were the hawks and who were the doves.
  8. 1990, (w), ''The Great Game'', Folio Society 2010, p. 106:

  9. A hawk by nature, Ellenborough strongly favoured presenting St Petersburg with an ultimatum warning that any further incursions into Persia would be regarded as a hostile act.
  10. 2019, "The World in 2020", ''(w)''

  11. President Donald Trump has spent years playing the role of a China hawk.
  12. An uncooperative or purely-selfish participant in an exchange or game, especially when untrusting, acquisitive or treacherous. Refers specifically to the Prisoner's Dilemma, alias the Hawk-Dove game.

  13. To hunt with a hawk.

  14. (quote-text); she falconed in the ladylike position of sidesaddle.

  15. To make an attack while on the wing; to soar and strike like a hawk.

  16. (rfquotek)

  17. (RQ:Shakespeare Macbeth)

  18. A plasterer's tool, made of a flat surface with a handle below, used to hold an amount of plaster prior to application to the wall or ceiling being worked on: a mortarboard.

  19. To sell; to offer for sale by outcry in the street; to carry (merchandise) about from place to place for sale; to peddle.

  20. ''The vendors were hawking their wares from little tables lining either side of the market square.''

  21. (rfdatek)

  22. His works were hawked in every street.
  23. A noisy effort to force up phlegm from the throat.

  24. To up something from one's throat.

  25. 1751, Smollett|Tobias Smollett, ''Adventures of Peregrine Pickle|The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle'', I. xvi. 117

  26. He hawked up, with incredible straining, the interjection ah!
  27. 1953, Bellow|Saul Bellow, ''Adventures of Augie March|The Adventures of Augie March'', Viking Press, chapter 3:

  28. He had a new tough manner of pulling down breath and hawking into the street.
  29. To try to up something from one's throat; to clear the throat loudly.

  30. (lenition of)