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English definition of “hawk”
/hɔːk/ noun [C]
› ECONOMICS someone who believes that the government should take strong action in controlling the national budget, inflation, etc.: The hawks on the committee are worried that 6 per cent growth could trigger inflation. a budget/deficit/inflation hawk → Compare dove hawkish › Stronger-than-expected growth figures and hawkish comments from the Bank of England fuelled speculation that interest rates could rise again.