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honk at someone or something

to sound a horn at someone or something. Is someone honking at me? The motorists honked at the sheep that were clogging the roadway.
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1. n. a drinking spree; a toot. Jed’s last honk lasted nearly a week.
2. n. a white male; a honky. (Black. Not necessarily derogatory.) There are mainly honks where I work.
3. in. to vomit. (Onomatopoetic.) I can hear someone in the john honking like mad.
4. tv. to vomit something. He honked up his whole pizza.


and honkers
mod. alcohol intoxicated. Willy was too honked to stand up. Man, is he honkers!
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mod. huge. She showed up with this great, honking jock who keep eating with his hands!
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In Morocco, drivers perform varied honks when passing; they'll honk once before passing to secure cooperation, again as they pass (to signal progress), and lastly after they pass to say, thank you.
I look around and watch motorists with their heads down as if they were sleeping, when somebody behind honks as if to tell me to move out of the way fast.
So why does this happen, why do people continuously honk their horns?
Some drivers seem to invite others to honk at them: the slogan "Horn Please" is painted on the back of many Indian trucks.
The members of Canyon High School's Cancer Club held picket signs and drew supportive honks from passing motorists as they joined American Cancer Society volunteers to rally support for Proposition 86.
Thank you for your encouraging "honks" to keep me going, just like a flock of geese that honk at the flock to reach their destination.
A surprisingly realistic Canada goose honks next to my ear, and then the van fills with imitations of whickers, clacks, tickitys, trills, whistles, clacks, hoots--the whole avian world simultaneously and on fast forward.
At the corner of Valencia Boulevard and Soledad Canyon Road last Sunday afternoon, four Valencia High School senior girls waved Bush/Cheney campaign signs, handed out posters, bumper stickers and buttons, and yelled at passers-by for honks of support.