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Hawk vs. Sore

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Hawk

Hawks are a group of medium-sized diurnal birds of prey of the family Accipitridae. Hawks are widely distributed and vary greatly in size.
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Sore

Painful to the touch; tender.
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Hawk

Any of various birds of prey, especially of the genera Accipiter and Buteo in the family Accipitridae, characteristically having a short hooked bill and strong claws used for seizing.
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Sore

Feeling physical pain; hurting
Sore all over.
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Hawk

Any of various similar birds of prey.
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Sore

Causing misery, sorrow, or distress; grievous
In sore need.
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Hawk

A person who preys on others; a shark.
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Sore

Causing embarrassment or irritation
A sore subject.
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Hawk

One who demonstrates an actively aggressive or combative attitude, as in an argument.
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Sore

Full of distress; sorrowful.
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Hawk

A person who favors military force or action in order to carry out foreign policy.
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Sore

(Informal) Angry; offended.
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Hawk

An audible effort to clear the throat by expelling phlegm.
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Sore

An open skin lesion, wound, or ulcer.
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Hawk

To hunt with trained hawks.
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Sore

A source of pain, distress, or irritation.
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Hawk

To swoop and strike in the manner of a hawk
"It was fun to watch the scattered snail kites ... lifting and falling in the wind as they hawked across the shining grass and water" (Peter Matthiessen).
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Sore

To mutilate the legs or feet of (a horse) in order to induce a particular gait in the animal.
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Hawk

To peddle goods aggressively, especially by calling out.
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Sore

Sorely.
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Hawk

To peddle (goods) aggressively, especially by calling out.
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Sore

Causing pain or discomfort; painfully sensitive.
Her feet were sore from walking so far.
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Hawk

To clear or attempt to clear the throat by or as if by coughing up phlegm.
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Sore

Sensitive; tender; easily pained, grieved, or vexed; very susceptible of irritation.
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Hawk

To clear the throat of (phlegm).
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Sore

Dire; distressing.
The school was in sore need of textbooks, theirs having been ruined in the flood.
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Hawk

A diurnal predatory bird of the family Accipitridae, smaller than an eagle.
It is illegal to hunt hawks or other raptors in many parts of the world.
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Sore

(informal) Feeling animosity towards someone; annoyed or angered.
Joe was sore at Bob for beating him at checkers.
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Hawk

Any diurnal predatory terrestrial bird of similar size and appearance to the accipitrid hawks, such as a falcon.
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Sore

(obsolete) Criminal; wrong; evil.
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Hawk

(entomology) Any of various species of dragonfly of the genera Apocordulia and Austrocordulia, endemic to Australia.
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Sore

(archaic) Very, excessively, extremely (of something bad).
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Hawk

(politics) An advocate of aggressive political positions and actions.
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Sore

Sorely.
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Hawk

(game theory) An uncooperative or purely-selfish participant in an exchange or game, especially when untrusting, acquisitive or treacherous. Refers specifically to the Prisoner's Dilemma, alias the Hawk-Dove game.
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Sore

An injured, infected, inflamed or diseased patch of skin.
They put ointment and a bandage on the sore.
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Hawk

A plasterer's tool, made of a flat surface with a handle below, used to hold an amount of plaster prior to application to the wall or ceiling being worked on: a mortarboard.
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Sore

Grief; affliction; trouble; difficulty.
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Hawk

A noisy effort to force up phlegm from the throat.
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Sore

A young hawk or falcon in its first year.
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Hawk

(transitive) To hunt with a hawk.
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Sore

A young buck in its fourth year.
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Hawk

(intransitive) To make an attack while on the wing; to soar and strike like a hawk.
To hawk at flies
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Sore

(transitive) To mutilate the legs or feet of (a horse) in order to induce a particular gait.
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Hawk

(transitive) To sell; to offer for sale by outcry in the street; to carry (merchandise) about from place to place for sale; to peddle.
The vendors were hawking their wares from little tables lining either side of the market square.
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Sore

Reddish brown; sorrel.
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Hawk

To expectorate, to cough up something from one's throat.
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Sore

Tender to the touch; susceptible of pain from pressure; inflamed; painful; - said of the body or its parts; as, a sore hand.
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Hawk

To try to cough up something from one's throat; to clear the throat loudly.
Grandpa sat on the front porch, hawking and wheezing, as he packed his pipe with cheap tobacco.
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Sore

Fig.: Sensitive; tender; easily pained, grieved, or vexed; very susceptible of irritation.
Malice and hatred are very fretting and vexatious, and apt to make our minds sore and uneasy.
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Hawk

One of numerous species and genera of rapacious birds of the family Falconidæ. They differ from the true falcons in lacking the prominent tooth and notch of the bill, and in having shorter and less pointed wings. Many are of large size and grade into the eagles. Some, as the goshawk, were formerly trained like falcons. In a more general sense the word is not infrequently applied, also, to true falcons, as the sparrow hawk, pigeon hawk, duck hawk, and prairie hawk.
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Sore

Severe; afflictive; distressing; as, a sore disease; sore evil or calamity.
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Hawk

An effort to force up phlegm from the throat, accompanied with noise.
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Sore

Criminal; wrong; evil.
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Hawk

A small board, with a handle on the under side, to hold mortar.
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Sore

A young hawk or falcon in the first year.
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Hawk

To catch, or attempt to catch, birds by means of hawks trained for the purpose, and let loose on the prey; to practice falconry.
A falconer Henry is, when Emma hawks.
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Sore

A young buck in the fourth year. See the Note under Buck.
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Hawk

To make an attack while on the wing; to soar and strike like a hawk; - generally with at; as, to hawk at flies.
A falcon, towering in her pride of place,Was by a mousing owl hawked at and killed.
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Sore

A place in an animal body where the skin and flesh are ruptured or bruised, so as to be tender or painful; a painful or diseased place, such as an ulcer or a boil.
The dogs came and licked his sores.
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Hawk

To clear the throat with an audible sound by forcing an expiratory current of air through the narrow passage between the depressed soft palate and the root of the tongue, thus aiding in the removal of foreign substances.
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Sore

Fig.: Grief; affliction; trouble; difficulty.
I see plainly where his sore lies.
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Hawk

To raise by hawking, as phlegm.
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Sore

In a sore manner; with pain; grievously.
Thy hand presseth me sore.
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Hawk

To offer for sale by outcry in the street; to carry (merchandise) about from place to place for sale; to peddle; as, to hawk goods or pamphlets.
His works were hawked in every street.
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Sore

Greatly; violently; deeply.
[Hannah] prayed unto the Lord and wept sore.
Sore sighed the knight, who this long sermon heard.
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Hawk

Diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
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Sore

An open skin infection
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Hawk

An advocate of an aggressive policy on foreign relations
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Sore

Hurting;
The tender spot on his jaw
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Hawk

A square board with a handle underneath; used by masons to hold or carry mortar
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Sore

Causing misery or pain or distress;
It was a sore trial to him
The painful process of growing up
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Hawk

Sell or offer for sale from place to place
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Sore

Roused to anger;
Stayed huffy a good while
She gets mad when you wake her up so early
Mad at his friend
Sore over a remark
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Hawk

Hunt with hawks;
The Arabs like to hawk in the desert
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Sore

Inflamed and painful;
His throat was raw
Had a sore throat
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Hawk

Clear mucus or food from one's throat;
He cleared his throat before he started to speak
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