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Definition of honk verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    honk

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//hɑŋk//
     
    , NAmE//hɔŋk//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they honk
     
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    he / she / it honks
     
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    past simple honked
     
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    -ing form honking
     
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  1. 1[intransitive, transitive] if a car horn honks or you honk or honk the horn, the horn makes a loud noise honking taxis honk at somebody/something Why did he honk at me? honk something People honked their horns as they drove past.
  2. 2[intransitive] when a goose honks, it makes a loud noise
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