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dawk

1
[ dawk, dahk ]
/ dɔk, dɑk /
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noun

dak.

Nearby words

dawes act of 1887, dawes plan, dawes, charles gates, dawes, william, dawg, dawk, dawkins, dawn, dawn chorus, dawn horse, dawn on

Definition for dawks (2 of 2)

dawk

2
[ dawk ]
/ dɔk /

noun

a person who advocates neither a conciliatory nor a belligerent national attitude.

Origin of dawk

2
1965–70; d(ove)1 + (h)awk1
Related formsdawk·ish, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for dawks (1 of 2)

dawk

1
/ (dɔːk) /

noun

a variant spelling of dak

British Dictionary definitions for dawks (2 of 2)

dawk

2
/ (dɔːk) /

noun

dialect a Northern English dialect word for hand
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