[hok; Scot. hokh] /hɒk; Scot. hɒx/
Scot. 1 (defs 1, 2).
verb (used with object)
Scot. to hamstring.
verb (used without object)
British Dialect Obsolete. to clear the throat; hack.
another word for hock1
(hɒx). in Scotland, a cut of meat corresponding to shin
to hamstring (cattle, horses, etc)
to hamstring, i.e., sever the “tendon of Achilles” of the hinder legs of captured horses (Josh. 11:6; 2 Sam. 8:4; 1 Chr. 18:4), so as to render them useless.
/ˌhɒxməˈɡændɪ/ noun 1. (Scot) a variant spelling of hochmagandy
[hoht-n] /ˈhoʊt n/ noun 1. Henry Oscar, 1823–95, U.S. publisher.
/ˈhaʊtənləˈsprɪŋ/ noun 1. a town in N England, in Sunderland unitary authority, Tyne and Wear: coal-mining. Pop: 36 746 (2001)
/ˈhɒuːhɛrɛ/ noun (pl) houhere 1. (NZ) another name for ribbonwood