Honk Definition

hôngk, hŏngk
honked, honking, honks
noun
honks
The call of a wild goose.
Webster's New World
A sound similar to a goose's honk.
Blew a loud honk on the bass saxophone.
American Heritage
Any similar sound, as that of an automobile horn.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
verb
honking
To express by honking.
Webster's New World
To emit a honk.
American Heritage
To make any such sound.
Webster's New World
To sound (an automobile horn)
Webster's New World

(informal) To vomit: regurgitate the contents of one's stomach.

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interjection
Imitation of car horn, used, for example, to clear a path for oneself.
Wiktionary

Other Word Forms of Honk

Noun

Singular:
honk
Plural:
honks

Origin of Honk

  • Imitative

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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