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Definition of the noun caw
What does caw mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: caws
- the sound made by corvine birds
Alternative definition of the noun caw
- The harsh cry of a crow.
Definition of the verb caw
What does caw mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: cawed | cawing | caws
- utter a cry, characteristic of crows, rooks, or ravens
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - animal] [Verb] The dog barked [Agent - animal] [Verb] [Location] Birds sang in the trees [Agent - animal] [Verb] [Recipient] [Adjective] The rooster crowed everyone awake [Agent - animal] [Verb] [Theme] The dog barked a warning [Agent - animal] [Verb] at [Cause] The dog barked at the commotion [Agent - animal] [Verb] at / to / towards / for [Recipient] The dog barked at the cat [Location] [Verb] with [Agent] The tree sang with birds
Verbs of Sounds Made by Animals (with the same syntax): baa, bark, bay, bellow, blat, bleat, boom, bray, buzz, cackle, call, chatter, cheep, chirp, chirrup, chitter, cluck, coo, croak, crow, cuckoo, drone, gobble, groan, growl, grunt, hee-haw, hiss, honk, hoot, howl, low, meow, mew, moan, moo, neigh, oink, peep, pipe, purr, quack, rattle, roar, rumble, screech, snarl, squawk, squeak, squeal, stridulate, thunder, trill, trumpet, tweet, twitter, ululate, wail, warble, wheeze, whimper, whine, whinny, whistle, woof, yap, yell, yelp, yip, yowl.
- lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
- more generic terms: emit / let loose / let out / utter = express audibly
Alternative definition of the verb caw
- Of a crow, to make its cry.
- Caw is a hill in Cumbria, England, near the village of Seathwaite above the Duddon Valley, reaching 1,735 feet and having a trig point at the summit. It is the subject of a chapter of Wainwright's book The Outlying Fells of Lakeland. His route from Seathwaite passes over Pikes at1,520 feet and Green Pikes at 1,350 feet.
- Caw a.k.a. Bartolomeu Lysandro Airport: Campos–Bartolomeu Lysandro Airport is the airport serving Campos dos Goytacazes, Brazil. It is named after the Congressman Bartholomeu Lysandro de Albernaz, a local plantation owner in whose land, the Fazenda Bonsucesso, the airport was built.
Caw a.k.a. Kallawaya, also Callahuaya or Callawalla is an endangered, secret, mixed language in Bolivia. It is spoken by the Kallawaya people, a group of traditional itinerant healers in the Andes in their medicinal healing practice.
- also known as Callahuaya language, Callawalla Language, Callahuaya, Kallawaya language
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Annual Report (1902)
by Ohio State Board of Agriculture
We believe the dairy caw is the most profitable animal ...
Teaching Thermodynamics (2012)
by Jeffrey D. Lewins
The CAW is the most suitable videodisc format for interactive video because it is capable of random access - - of many modes and special effects which will be described later on. The CAW laser head scans one revolution of the videodisc.
The Media and Terrorism (2016)
by Duncan Mainye Omanga
151In the west, where Halloween is observed, the crow is an indexical sign of bad omen, and its caw is a harbinger of tragedy. While not related to Halloween, the crow was viewed as a symbol of evil and malevolence in most parts of Kenya.
Invented Religions (2013)
Imagination, Fiction and Faith by Professor Carole M Cusack
CAW is an invented religion that was initially based on Robert A. Heinlein's science fiction novel Stranger in a Strange Land (1961). Of all the invented religions detailed in this book, the Church of All Worlds, now nearly 50 years old, is closest ...
MRS Theory, Practice and Applications by Paul A. Bottomley, John R. Griffiths
The = n w constant CAW is a calibration factor that accounts for the difference in sensitivity and receiver ...
by Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates, Peter McClure
Johannes Caw, in Poll Tax (Quarley, ...
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Backlit crow calls to pals in Tofino, BC.
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In memory of Dr. Bruce Nelson
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- Little caw girl
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A seagull takes a break from attacking french fry eaters in Nathan Phillips Square.
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- Morning Caw
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- CAMI\CAW cheque presentation
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When you are amongst the crows, caw like them.
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Scrabble value of C3A1W4
The value of this 3-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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