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honk

verb [I or T] uk   /hɒŋk/ us    /hɑːŋk/

honk verb [I or T] (SOUND)

If a goose or a car horn honks, it makes a short, loud sound.Animal (non-human) soundsSounds made by objects, movement or impact

honk verb [I or T] (VOMIT)

UK slang to vomit: He honked (up) all over the floor.Vomiting and feelings of sickness

honk

noun [C] uk   /hɒŋk/ us    /hɑːŋk/
a short, loud sound made by a car horn or a goose: He gave us a honk on his horn as he drove off.Sounds made by objects, movement or impactAnimal (non-human) sounds
(Definition of honk from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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