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Meaning of "hoar" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HOAR

Old English hār; related to Old Norse hārr, Old High German hēr, Old Slavonic sěrǔ grey.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HOAR

hoar  [hɔː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOAR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hoar can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HOAR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Hoar

Hoar may refer to: ▪ Hoarfrost ▪ Depth hoar, a large crystal occurring at the base of a snowpack ▪ Hoar ▪ Hoar, a fictional Faerûnian deity in Dungeons & Dragons ▪ Hoar Construction, a heavy construction company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama...

Definition of hoar in the English dictionary

The definition of hoar in the dictionary is covered with hoarfrost.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOAR

hoactzin
hoagie
hoard
hoarder
hoarding
hoarfrost
hoarhead
hoarhound
hoarier
hoariest
hoarily
hoariness
hoarse
hoarsely
hoarsen
hoarseness
hoary
hoary cress
hoary marmot
hoary redpoll

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOAR

bezoar
boar
bow oar
Calydonian boar
easy-oar
Erymanthian boar
oar
outroar
outsoar
pair-oar
phwoar
roar
soar
uproar
upsoar
voar
wild boar

Synonyms and antonyms of hoar in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hoar» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOAR

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

Translator English - Chinese

灰白色
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Hoar
570 millions of speakers

English

hoar
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निहार
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أشيب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

иней
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hoar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পলিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

givre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hoar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Reif
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

하얗게
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nggoleki
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giá
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பரத்தை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ढग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ağarmış
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

brina
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

siwy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

іній
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

brumă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hoar
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

grys
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hoar
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hoar
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hoar

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOAR»

The term «hoar» is quite widely used and occupies the 30.169 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOAR» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOAR»

Discover the use of hoar in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hoar and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Lust of Empire
This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.
George Frisbie Hoar, 2010
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The Physiology of Developing Fish: Viviparity and ...
Fishes exemplify both the oviparous and the viviparous modes of development, with some examples that are intermediate between the two. In these two volumes, selected reviews of many, but not all, aspects of development are presented.
Hoar, William Stewart Hoar, David J. Randall, 1988
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Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar - a Memoir
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Moorfield Storey, 2009
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Chastity Hoar: My Life
His name was Leonard Hoar, and when my mother married him, barely saving herself from twenty lashes at the post, she became Mary Hoar. The magistrates, who were always curious about early births, summoned her to court, wondering at ...
George Evans, 2006
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FISH PHYSIOLOGY
FISH PHYSIOLOGY V8
William Stewart Hoar, David J. Randall, J. R. Brett, 1979
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The Avalanche Handbook
Surface hoar. (Photo by LAkitaya) surface-hoar formation are commonly 100° to 300° C/m. The temperature gradient is set up by long-wave radiation loss, which cools the surface to a temperature lower than the air above. Usually, the relative ...
David McClung, Peter A. Schaerer, 2006
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Archaeologia: or miscellaneous tracts relating to antiquity
Hoar CHEF, 43. Hoar Coomb, 39. Hoar Copp, Mound, or Hillock, 40. Hoar Cote, 47. Hoar Cragg, 43. Hoar Croft, 39. Hoar Cross, 36. Hoar Dean, or Dale, 39. Hoar Dell, 40. Hoar Don, or Hill, 40. Hoar Dyke, 48. Hoar Edge, 43. Hoar Field, 38.
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Archaeologia, or, Miscellaneous tracts relating to antiquity
Hoar Cliff", 43. Hoar Coomb, 39. Hoar Copp, Mound, or Hillock, 40. Hoar Cote, 47 . Hoar Cragg, 43. Hoar Croft, 39. Hoar Cross, 36. Hoar Dean, or Dale, 39. Hoar Dell, 40. Hoar Don, or Hill, 40. Hoar Dyke, 48. Hoar Edge, 43. Hoar Field, 38.
Society of Antiquaries of London, 1834
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Observations on certain ancient pillars of memorial, called ...
HOAR wrrnv. me Egceanlaea to tham haran withie. #- In a Charter of K. Ethelred's to Eynesham Abbey, co. Oxon. Monast. Ang. I. 260. On thone haran withig. Heming's Cartulary, describing “'the limits of Pendock, co. Worc. p. 183, also pp. 184.
William Hamper, 1820
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Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain
as the ground because glaciers are usually colder than the ground, but depth hoar does form on warm glaciers. Depth Hoar and Climate In continental climates , depth hoar is extremely common; in fact, depth hoar often makes up nearly the ...
Bruce Tremper, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOAR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hoar is used in the context of the following news items.
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Court saves Salem Hospital trees, blocks parking plan
... was the correct one,” Salem Hospital spokeswoman Sherryll Hoar said Wednesday. “But the court of appeals has made its decision known. «Statesman Journal, Jul 15»
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Week Ahead: Dance picks - Theater & art - The Boston Globe
DAMIEN HOAR DE GALVAN: WAKE UPHoar de Galvan's double-sided sculptures balance improvisational play with fastidious, painstaking ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
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'ENVY OF THE WORLD': NBN rollout leading the way for …
'ENVY OF THE WORLD': NBN rollout leading the way for technological advantage. By JENNIFER HOAR. July 16, 2015, 4 a.m.. Print Story. DUBBO is at the ... «Daily Liberal, Jul 15»
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Da Vinci's Demons Season 3 Premier Date and Plot Spoilers …
If you'll check the IMDB page for 'Da Vinci's Demons Season 3', you'll see that the first episode had Peter Hoar listed as the director whilst ... «Crossmap, Jul 15»
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Andy Silvester: Tax powers that defy spirit of Magna Carta …
A legal briefing published this week by the TaxPayers' Alliance, written by leading barrister Francis Hoar, shows that quite apart from the ... «Yorkshire Post, Jul 15»
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Summit aims to increase investment | Daily Liberal
By JENNIFER HOAR. July 16, 2015, 4 a.m.. Print Story. ENCOURAGING government investment in regional Australian infrastructure was a key topic discussed ... «Daily Liberal, Jul 15»
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Ace report: Matt Hoar, Ron Bretta make holes-in-one at 16th hole at …
The 16th hole at Ludlow Country Club yielded two holes-in-one during a four-day stretch earlier this month. Matt Hoar used a pitching wedge ... «MassLive.com, Jul 15»
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Roxanna I. Cline
She was born Nov. 7, 1953, in Mount Vernon, the daughter of Lewis “Dip” and Harriett (Gates) Hoar. Roxanna enjoyed her trips with friends and ... «Mount Vernon News, Jul 15»
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CloudCraze is a Strong Performer in Forrester's 2015 B2B …
The report is co-authored by Peter Sheldon and Andy Hoar, ForresterResearch, Inc. Principal Analysts serving eBusiness & Channel Strategy ... «PR Newswire, Jul 15»
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Education renovation; Teacher boutique opens
by Haley Hoar. Those in search for personalized gifts for teachers can come to Shabby Chic Teacher Boutique located off of Crockett Road. «Palestine Herald Press, Jul 15»

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