the harsh, grating cry of the crow, raven, etc.
to utter this cry or a similar sound.
the cry of a crow, rook, or raven
(intransitive) to make this cry
Canadian Auto Workers (trade union)
“make a sound like a crow, raven, etc.,” 1580s, imitative. Related: Cawed; cawing.
1660s, from caw (v.).
certificate authority workstation
former name of Kanpur. Historical Examples noun the former name of Kanpur
a city in S Uttar Pradesh, in N India, on the Ganges River. noun an industrial city in NE India, in S Uttar Pradesh on the River Ganges: scene of the massacre by Nana Sahib of British soldiers and European families and his later defeat by British forces in 1857. Pop: 2 532 138 (2001) […]
a city in NE Brazil. Historical Examples
a small low island; key. Historical Examples noun a small low island or bank composed of sand and coral fragments, esp in the Caribbean area Also called key n. “low island,” 1707, from Spanish cayo; see key (n.2). cay (kē, kā) A small, low island composed largely of coral or sand. Also called key.