Meaning of “honk” in the English Dictionary

"honk" in British English

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honkverb [ I or T ]

uk /hɒŋk/ us /hɑːŋk/

honk verb [ I or T ] (VOMIT)

UK slang to vomit:

He honked (up) all over the floor.

honknoun [ C ]

uk /hɒŋk/ us /hɑːŋk/

(Definition of “honk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"honk" in American English

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honkverb [ I/T ]

us /hɑŋk, hɔŋk/

to make a short, loud noise, or to sound a horn to make such a noise:

[ I/T ] The cars honking (their horns) kept us awake half the night.

(Definition of “honk” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)