A variant spelling of hawknose.

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  • hawk nose — noun a nose curved downward like the beak of a hawk (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑nose, ↑olfactory organ * * * noun : a nose curved like a hawk s beak …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk nose — noun A variant spelling of hawknose …   Wiktionary

  • hawk-nose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk-beaked — hawkˈ beaked or hawkˈ billed adjective With a beak, or nose, like a hawk s bill • • • Main Entry: ↑hawk …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk-nosed — hawk′ nosed adj. having a nose curved like the bill of a hawk …   From formal English to slang

  • hawk-billed — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : having a bill or jaws like a hawk s beak 2. : shaped like a hawk s bill * * * hawkˈ beaked or hawkˈ billed adjective With a beak, or nose, like a hawk s bill • • • Main Entry: ↑hawk * * * hawk billed «HK BIHLD …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk — 1. n. & v. n. 1 any of various diurnal birds of prey of the family Accipitridae, having a characteristic curved beak, rounded short wings, and a long tail. 2 Polit. a person who advocates an aggressive or warlike policy, esp. in foreign affairs.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk-beaked — adjective a) Having a beak shaped like that of a hawk. b) Having a nose shaped like the beak of a hawk. Syn: hawk billed, hawk nosed …   Wiktionary

  • hawk-nosed — adjective : having a markedly curved and more or less pointed nose suggesting a hawk s beak the strength of the hawk nosed face Louis Bromfield …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hawk — This ancient and distinguished surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and may belong to any of three distinct surname categories. Firstly, Hawke may derive from the Olde English pre 7th Century male given H(e)afoc , Hawk, originally a byname denoting… …   Surnames reference

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