Origin of caw
How to use caw in a sentence
If your 11-year-old mocks you by making a cawing voice, upturn his dinner plate and mock his mocking voice.It’s Not Just the Vaccines. Jenny McCarthy’s New Book Offers More ‘Lessons’|Tim Teeman|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now when she calls in to the show, Stern frequently plays crows cawing as she speaks.Meet Mariann From Brooklyn, Howard Stern’s Biggest Fan|Kevin Fallon|February 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I love the rainy windy days of fall when thousands of crows populate the near landscape, cawing and scowling.How I Write: Erik Larson Revisits ‘Isaac’s Storm’|Noah Charney|October 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
From without, the cawing of rooks and shouts of children at play are faintly audible.
Three separate times previous to this that faint cawing signal had been heard, as it seemed, from the distant tree-tops.
While the words were in the mouth of Boone, the soft, faint cawing of the crow was heard for the fifth time.
No need of that, for the elder had caught the sound—a faint and apparently distant cawing of a crow from some lofty tree-top.
In a dark hemlock wood in a valley, the owls were hooting ominously, and the crows dismally cawing.A Year in the Fields|John Burroughs