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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a kind of loud horn formerly used on motor vehicles;
[syn: klaxon, claxon]


VERB (2)

1. make a loud noise;
- Example: "The horns of the taxis blared"
[syn: honk, blare, beep, claxon, toot]

2. use the horn of a car;
[syn: honk, claxon]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

claxon \claxon\ n. a kind of loud horn formerly used on motor vehicles. Syn: klaxon. [WordNet 1.5]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

claxon \claxon\ v. to sound loudly; -- of car horns. Syn: honk, blare, beep, toot, klaxon. [WordNet 1.5] 2. to use the horn of a car. Syn: honk. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

claxon n 1: a kind of loud horn formerly used on motor vehicles [syn: klaxon, claxon] v 1: make a loud noise; "The horns of the taxis blared" [syn: honk, blare, beep, claxon, toot] 2: use the horn of a car [syn: honk, claxon]