honker

1 [hong-ker, hawng-]
noun
1.
a person or thing that honks.
2.
Informal. a goose.

Origin:
1835–45, Americanism; honk + -er1

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honker

2 [hong-ker, hawng-]
noun Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.

Origin:
perhaps honk(y) + -er1

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honker (ˈhɒŋkə)
 
n
1.  a person or thing that honks
2.  (Canadian) an informal name for the Canada goose
3.  slang a nose, esp a large nose

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honker definition


  1. n.
    a goose. (Juvenile.) : A whole flock of honkers settled on our pond.
  2. n.
    a strange or eccentric person. : Clare is a real honker these days. Is she all right?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Prone to sliding down when your honker starts sweating.
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