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1. verb, slang To vomit. Geez, I thought I was going to honk out on that boat—I felt so seasick!
2. verb, slang To have a foul smell. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. That trash is honking, man—better take it out now.
3. verb, slang To consume excessive amounts of alcohol. Please don't honk if you end up going to the bar tonight—I can't deal with you being hungover all weekend.
4. noun, slang A foul smell. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. The honk on trash day in the summertime is just unbearable.


slang Very large. Geez, I just wanted a taste! What am I supposed to do with such a honkin' piece of cake?
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mod. huge. She showed up with this great, honking jock who keep eating with his hands!
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So much so that by the time they're nearly overhead, it's a honking cacophony I defy anyone to sleep through.
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