hornpout

[ hawrn-pout ]
/ ˈhɔrnˌpaʊt /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. hornfels,
  2. hornie,
  3. horning,
  4. hornito,
  5. hornpipe,
  6. horns and halo effect,
  7. horns of a dilemma, on the,
  8. hornsby,
  9. hornsby, rogers,
  10. hornstone

Origin of hornpout

by shortening

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Examples from the Web for hornpout

  • Now your pickerel, be he ever so meagre, is of course a nobler fish than your hornpout, and there is more glory in his capture.

    The Believing Years|Edmund Lester Pearson