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Ho vs. Hoe

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Hointerjection

(nautical) Used to attract attention to something sighted, usually by lookouts.

‘Land ho!’; ‘Man ho!’;

Hoenoun

An agricultural tool consisting of a long handle with a flat blade fixed perpendicular to it at the end, used for digging rows.

Hointerjection

halloo; hey; a call to excite attention, or to give notice of approach

Hoenoun

The horned or piked dogfish.

Honoun

A stop; a halt; a moderation of pace.

Hoenoun

alternative spelling of ho.

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Honoun

A whore; a sexually promiscuous woman; in general use as a highly offensive name-calling word for a woman with connotations of loose sexuality.

‘Bros before hos!’;

Hoenoun

A piece of land that juts out towards the sea; a promontory.

Honoun

(obsolete) Care, anxiety, trouble, sorrow.

Hoeverb

(ambitransitive) To cut, dig, scrape, turn, arrange, or clean, with this tool.

‘to hoe the earth in a garden’; ‘Every year, I hoe my garden for aeration.’; ‘I always take a shower after I hoe in my garden.’;

Hoverb

(obsolete) To care, be anxious, long.

Hoeverb

(transitive) To clear from weeds, or to loosen or arrange the earth about, with a hoe.

‘to hoe corn’;

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Hopronoun

Who.

Hoeverb

alternative spelling of ho.

Honoun

A stop; a halt; a moderation of pace.

‘There is no ho with them.’;

Hoenoun

A tool chiefly for digging up weeds, and arranging the earth about plants in fields and gardens. It is made of a flat blade of iron or steel having an eye or tang by which it is attached to a wooden handle at an acute angle.

Ho

The chemical symbol for Holmium.

Hoenoun

The horned or piked dogfish. See Dogfish.

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Hointerjection

Halloo! attend! - a call to excite attention, or to give notice of approach.

Hoeverb

To cut, dig, scrape, turn, arrange, or clean, with a hoe; as, to hoe the earth in a garden; also, to clear from weeds, or to loosen or arrange the earth about, with a hoe; as, to hoe corn.

Hointerjection

Stop! stand still! hold! - a word now used by teamsters, but formerly to order the cessation of anything.

‘The duke . . . pulled out his sword and cried "Hoo!"’; ‘An herald on a scaffold made an hoo.’;

Hoeverb

To use a hoe; to labor with a hoe.

Honoun

a trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs together with yttrium; forms highly magnetic compounds

Hoenoun

a tool with a flat blade attached at right angles to a long handle

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