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Definition of Haw

Haw
Haw Haw, v. t. To cause to turn, as a team, to the near side, or toward the driver; as, to haw a team of oxen. To haw and gee, or To haw and gee about, to lead this way and that at will; to lead by the nose; to master or control. [Colloq.]
Haw
Haw Haw, n. [OE. hawe, AS. haga; akin to D. haag headge, G. hag, hecke, Icel. hagi pasture, Sw. hage, Dan. have garden. ???. Cf. Haggard, Ha-ha, Haugh, Hedge.] 1. A hedge; an inclosed garden or yard. And eke there was a polecat in his haw. --Chaucer. 2. The fruit of the hawthorn. --Bacon.
Haw
Haw Haw, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] (Anat.) The third eyelid, or nictitating membrane. See Nictitating membrane, under Nictitate.
Haw
Haw Haw, n. [Cf. ha an interjection of wonder, surprise, or hesitation.] An intermission or hesitation of speech, with a sound somewhat like haw! also, the sound so made. ``Hums or haws.' --Congreve.
Haw
Haw Haw, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Hawed; p. pr. & vb. n. Hawing.] [Written also hoi.] [Perhaps connected with here, hither; cf., however, F. huhau, hue, interj. used in turning a horse to the right, G. hott, h["u], interj. used in calling to a horse.] To turn to the near side, or toward the driver; -- said of cattle or a team: a word used by teamsters in guiding their teams, and most frequently in the imperative. See Gee. To haw and gee, or To haw and gee about, to go from one thing to another without good reason; to have no settled purpose; to be irresolute or unstable. [Colloq.]

Meaning of Haw from wikipedia

- Haw or HAW may refer to: many species of hawthorn (Crataegus) several species of Viburnum, including: Viburnum rufidulum Viburnum prunifolium Viburnum...
- Lord Haw-Haw was a nickname applied to the American-born, British William Joyce, who broadcast **** propaganda to Britain from Germany during the Second...
- Hee Haw was an American television variety show featuring country music and humor with the fictional rural "Kornfield Kounty" as a backdrop. It aired...
- Haw flakes (Chinese: 山楂餅; pinyin: shānzhā bǐng) are Chinese sweets made from the fruit of the Chinese hawthorn. The pale/dark pink candy is usually formed...
- Keeley Clare Julia Hawes (born 10 February 1976) is an English actress, born in London and educated at the Sylvia Young Theatre School. She began her...
- tight end Larry Haws (1940–2012), U.S. politician from Minnesota Tyler Haws (born 1991), American basketball player Haw (disambiguation) Hawes (disambiguation)...
- "Haw-Haw Land" is the tenth episode of the twenty-ninth season of the animated television series The Simpsons, and the 628th episode of the series overall...
- William Brooke Joyce (24 April 1906 – 3 January 1946), nicknamed Lord Haw-Haw, was an American-born British Fascist politician and **** propaganda broadcaster...
- Haw Par Corporation Limited is a Singapore-based company involved in healthcare, leisure products, property and investment. It is the company responsible...
- Applied Sciences was founded in 1970. In terms of student enrollment, the HAW is the second largest university in Hamburg and the third largest University...
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