HyperDic: hooter

English > 3 senses of the word hooter:
NOUNbodyhooter, beak, honker, nozzle, snoot, snout, schnozzle, schnozinformal terms for the nose
artifacthooter, automobile horn, car horn, motor horn, horna device on an automobile for making a warning noise
animalhooter, owl, bird of Minerva, bird of nightnocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes
hooter > pronunciation
Soundshhuw'ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > hooter: 3 senses > noun 1, body
Meaninginformal terms for the nose.
Synonymsbeak, honker, nozzle, snoot, snout, schnozzle, schnoz
RegionUnited States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
Broadernose, olfactory organThe organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
Spanishnapia, narizota, picota, schnoz, schnozzle
Catalanclàxon, nàpia, schnoz, schnozzle, sirena
English > hooter: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA device on an automobile for making a warning noise.
Synonymsautomobile horn, car horn, motor horn, horn
Part ofcar, auto, automobile, machine, motorcarA motor vehicle with four wheels
Partshorn buttonA button that you press to activate the horn of an automobile
Broaderalarm, warning device, alarm systemA device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
Verbshootto utter a loud clamorous shout
English > hooter: 3 senses > noun 3, animal
Meaningnocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes.
Synonymsowl, bird of Minerva, bird of night
Member ofStrigiformes, order Strigiformesowls
Narrowerbarn owl, Tyto albamottled buff and white owl often inhabiting barns and other structures
barred owl, Strix varialarge owl of eastern North America having its breast and abdomen streaked with brown
great grey owl, great gray owl, Strix nebulosaLarge dish-faced owl of northern North America and western Eurasia
hawk owl, Surnia ululaGrey-and-white diurnal hawk-like owl of northern parts of the northern hemisphere
hoot owlAny owl that hoots as distinct from screeching
horned owllarge owls having prominent ear tufts
laughing owl, laughing jackass, Sceloglaux albifaciesalmost extinct owl of New Zealand
little owl, Athene noctuasmall European owl
long-eared owl, Asio otusslender European owl of coniferous forests / forests with long ear tufts
owletyoung owl
scops owlAny of several small owls having ear tufts and a whistling call
screech owl, Otus asiosmall North American owl having hornlike tufts of feathers whose call sounds like a quavering whistle
screech owlAny owl that has a screeching cry
spotted owl, Strix occidentalisA large owl of North America found in forests / forests from British Columbia to central Mexico
tawny owl, Strix alucoreddish-brown European owl having a round head with black eyes
Broaderbird of prey, raptor, raptorial birdAny of numerous carnivorous birds that hunt and kill other animals
Spanishautillo, búho, caburé, cárabo, chuncho, lechuza, mochuelo, strigiformes, tecolote, tucúquere
Catalanmussol, òliba, xot
Verbshootutter the characteristic sound of owls

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