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hawk

noun

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one who urges or attempts to cause a war
  • the hawks were claiming that without war there could be no peace

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hawk

verb

Synonyms of hawk (Entry 2 of 2)

to sell from place to place usually in small quantities
  • a determined bootstrapper who went from hawking newspapers on the street corner to running a media empire

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“Hawk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hawk. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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