haw Definition

  • 1the fruit of the hawthorn tree
  • 2a cry used to attract attention or express hesitation

Using haw: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "haw" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The haw is a small, red fruit that grows on hawthorn trees.

  • Example

    Haw! Wait up, I need to tie my shoe.

  • Example

    He gave a haw of indecision before answering the question.

haw Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for haw


Summary: haw in Brief

The term 'haw' [hɔː] refers to two distinct meanings. The first is the fruit of the hawthorn tree, while the second is a cry used to attract attention or express hesitation. It can be used in phrases like 'Haw! Wait up,' and is sometimes used informally as 'yo.'