from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The raucous, resonant sound characteristic of a wild goose.
- n. A sound similar to a goose's honk: blew a loud honk on the bass saxophone.
- n. The blaring sound of the horn on a motor vehicle.
- intransitive v. To emit a honk.
- transitive v. To cause (a horn) to produce a honk.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To use a car horn.
- v. To make a sound like a car horn.
- v. To make the sound of a goose.
- v. To vomit: regurgitate the contents of one's stomach.
- n. The sound produced by a typical car horn.
- n. The cry of a goose.
- interj. Imitation of car horn, used, for example, to clear a path for oneself.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The cry of a wild goose.
- n. To make a sound like the honk of a goose.
- n. To sound the horn on an automobile or other motor vehicle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The cry of the wild goose.
- To emit the cry of the wild goose.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. use the horn of a car
- v. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
- n. the cry of a goose (or any sound resembling this)
- v. cry like a goose
- v. make a loud noise
Imitative.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)