[ hohd ]
/ hoʊd /
Lew(is Alan), 1934–94, Australian tennis player.
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We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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Example sentences from the Web for Hoad
They will soon knock into shape, for Colonel Hoad hates the sight of a slovenly horseman as badly as a duck hates a dust storm.
"An insolent Englishman has dared to cross the Hoad," he was murmuring to himself.In the grip of the Mullah|F. S. Brereton