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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the cry of a goose (or any sound resembling this);


VERB (4)

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]

3. cry like a goose;
- Example: "The geese were honking"
[syn: honk, cronk]

4. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth;
- Example: "After drinking too much, the students vomited"
- Example: "He purged continuously"
- Example: "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"
[syn: vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Honk \Honk\ (h[o^][ng]k), n. [Of imitative origin.] (Zool.) The cry of a wild goose. -- Honk"ing, n. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Honk \Honk\ (h[o^][ng]k), n. 1. To make a sound like the honk of a goose. [PJC] 2. Specifically: To sound the horn on an automobile or other motor vehicle. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

honk n 1: the cry of a goose (or any sound resembling this) 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] 3: cry like a goose; "The geese were honking" [syn: honk, cronk] 4: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night" [syn: vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up] [ant: keep down]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

72 Moby Thesaurus words for "honk": bay, beep, bell, blare, blast, blat, blow, blow the horn, bray, bugle, cackle, call, carol, caw, chatter, cheep, chirk, chirp, chirr, chirrup, chitter, chuck, clack, clarion, cluck, cock-a-doodle-doo, coo, croak, cronk, crow, cuckoo, drum, fanfare, flourish of trumpets, gabble, gaggle, gobble, guggle, hoo, hoot, peal, peep, pip, pipe, quack, roll, scold, shriek, sing, sound, sound a tattoo, sound taps, squawk, squeal, tantara, tantarara, taps, tarantara, tattoo, toot, tootle, trill, trumpet, trumpet blast, trumpet call, tweedle, tweet, twit, twitter, warble, whistle, wind