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Meaning of "haw-haw" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HAW-HAW

haw-haw  [ˈhɔːˈhɔː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAW-HAW

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Haw-Haw is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAW-HAW


abhor
əbˈhɔː
bewhore
bɪˈhɔː
camwhore
ˈkæmˌhɔː
haw
hɔː
heehaw
ˌhiːˈhɔː
hoar
hɔː
Johore
dʒəʊˈhɔː
Lahore
ləˈhɔː
whore
hɔː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAW-HAW

haw
Hawaii
Hawaiian
Hawaiian guitar
Hawaiian shirt
Hawaiian Standard Time
Hawaiki
hawala
hawbuck
Hawes Water
hawfinch
Hawick
hawk
hawk moth
hawk owl
Hawk-Eye
hawk-eyed
hawk´s-beard
hawk´s-eye
hawkbell

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAW-HAW

autorickshaw
bashaw
bicycle rickshaw
Bradshaw
Byam Shaw
chaw
Crashaw
crenshaw
cumshaw
fernshaw
hawkshaw
hem and haw
kickshaw
oakenshaw
pshaw
rickshaw
scrimshaw
shaw
thaw
trishaw

Synonyms and antonyms of haw-haw in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «haw-haw» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAW-HAW

Find out the translation of haw-haw to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of haw-haw from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «haw-haw» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

山楂山楂
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

haw - haw
570 millions of speakers

English

haw-haw
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बड़बड़ाना - बड़बड़ाना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الزعرورة ، الزعرورة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

боярышник - хоу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

haw - haw
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হোহো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

haw haw -
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Haw-haw
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

HawHaw
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

HAW - HAW
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

산사 나무의 열매 - 산사 나무의 열매
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Haw-haw
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

haw - haw
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு வகை முட்செடியின் பழம்-வகை முட்செடியின் பழம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हव-हॉ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hah ha
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

haw - haw
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Haw - Haw
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

глід - хоу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

haw haw -
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

haw - haw
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Haw - Haw
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

haw - haw
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

haw - haw
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of haw-haw

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAW-HAW»

The term «haw-haw» is regularly used and occupies the 66.232 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAW-HAW» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about haw-haw

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAW-HAW»

Discover the use of haw-haw in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to haw-haw and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Nazi Wireless Propaganda: Lord Haw-Haw and British Public ...
Devoted exclusively to the analysis of the Nazis' radio effort against the UK during World War 2, this book examines the purposes behind the propaganda, the changing patterns, themes, styles and techniques employed, and its impact on the ...
Martin A. Doherty, 2000
2
The Death of Lord Haw Haw
This is a new release of the original 1940 edition.
Brett Rutledge, 2013
3
LIFE
German. Lord. Haw-Haw. is. England's. radio. favorite. Last loophole in Europe's wartime blockade is the babel of foreign broadcasts on □ the propaganda radio. On this new psychological front, first blood now goes to Germany, which, like ...
4
Philip Augustus; or, The brothers in arms, by the author of ...
Haw, haw ! I that love thee, — haw, haw, haw ! I that enjoy thy delectable society ! — Haw, haw ! Haw, haw ! Haw, haw ! " and he rolled and shouted with laughter, as if the very idea of any one loving the Brabancois was sufficient to furnish the ...
George Payne R. James, 1837
5
Novels by G.P.R. James ...
Haw , haw ! I that love thee, — haw, haw, haw! I that enjoy thy delectable society ! — Haw, haw ! Haw, haw ! Haw, haw ! " and he rolled and shouted with laughter , as if the very idea of any one loving the Brabancois was sufficient to furnish the ...
George Payne Rainsford James, 1840
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The Works of G.P.R. James, Esq
Haw, haw !" cried Gallon, showing all his white sharp teeth to the very back, as he grinned at Jodelle ; — " haw, haw ! thou art ungrateful, sire Jodelle. — Haw, haw ! to think of a coterel being ungrateful! Did not I let thee into all De Coucy's ...
George Payne Rainsford James, 1845
7
Works in Baudry's Edition: Philip Augustus; or the brothers ...
he continued; “I 'll never leave thee, till I see what thou dost with that packet in thy bosom.—Haw, haw ! I 'll tease thee! I have plagued the Coucy enough, for a blow he gave me one day.—Haw, haw! that I have! Now, methinks, I 'll have done ...
George Payne Rainsford James, 1837
8
Very Deeply Dyed in Black: Sir Oswald Mosley and the ...
17-23. See also Nigel Copsey, 'John Amery: The Anti-Semitism of the "Perfect English Gentleman,'" Patterns of Prejudice, Vol. 36, No. 2, (2002), pp. 14-27. 55 Nigel Farndale, Haw-Haw: The Tragedy of William and Margaret Joyce ( Macmillan: ...
Graham Macklin, 2007
9
Philip Augustus, Or: The Brothers in Arms
The Brothers in Arms George Payne Rainsford James. ihou dost with that packet in thy bosom. — Haw, haw ! I'll tease thee ! I have plagued the Coucy enough, for a blow he gave me one day. — Haw, haw ! that I have ! Now, methinks, I'll have ...
George Payne Rainsford James, 1855
10
Haw-Haw: The Tragedy of William and Margaret Joyce
William Joyce - Lord Haw Haw - was hanged as a traitor in Wandsworth Prison in January 1946.
Nigel Farndale, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAW-HAW»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term haw-haw is used in the context of the following news items.
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Friends of the Nazis
Lord Haw-Haw was the name given to William Joyce, an Irish-American who broadcasted propaganda from Germany to Britain during the war. «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
2
It's a long way to Londonderry...
... in the village of Scruton, watched the early stages, and when he defected to Germany and became the notorious broadcaster Lord Haw-Haw, he regularly said ... «The Northern Echo, Jul 15»
3
Helen Clark says women are still being held back by 'family duties'
"I hope I sound the same," she laughs, that familiar, deep, horsey haw-haw. And then: "I hope nothing's changed. When you go to the UN you ... «The Press West Coast, Jul 15»
4
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1949 – Cré na Cille by Máirtín Ó …
... and the incessant talk includes references to Irish neutrality, support for Hitler, Nazi concentration camps, food rationing and Lord Haw-Haw. «Irish Times, Jul 15»
5
Flashback: Rolling Stones Say Goodbye To Britain
Mick's face widened and he broke into his haw-haw laugh. "Charlie, are we goin' a break up then? Are ya gettin' tired of all this?" As Charlie ... «Rolling Stone Australia, Jul 15»
6
Surrey House of Correction: Acid bath murderer and Derek Bentley …
They included the 'Acid Murderer', 'Lord Haw-Haw' and Derek Bentley. Wandsworth only took condemned prisoners from Surrey in the first ... «Get Surrey, Jun 15»
7
Old postcard a mystery in WWI archive
... a British soldier, and a girl embracing, with the words “We don't want words, we want deeds”, under which someone has written “Haw-haw”. «Fife Today, Jun 15»
8
Letters: Radicalised terrorists use religion as a flag of twisted …
The reason so many listened to Lord Haw-Haw. SIR – No one has mentioned the real reason why people listened to Lord Haw-Haw during the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
9
Today in history: Photo gallery – Astronaut Sally Ride
William Joyce, known as “Lord Haw-Haw,” was charged in London with high treason for his English-language wartime broadcasts on German ... «Monterey County Herald, Jun 15»
10
Today in history: Napoleon Bonaparte met his Waterloo
William Joyce, known as "Lord Haw-Haw," was charged in London with high treason for his English-language wartime broadcasts on German ... «Gaston Gazette, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Haw-Haw [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/haw-haw>. May 2019 ».
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