[paw-kee] /ˈpɔ ki/
adjective, pawkier, pawkiest. Chiefly British.
adjective pawkier, pawkiest
(Scot) having or characterized by a dry wit
[pawl] /pɔl/ noun 1. a pivoted bar adapted to engage with the teeth of a ratchet wheel or the like so as to prevent movement or to impart motion. verb (used with object) 2. to check or hold with a pawl. /pɔːl/ noun 1. a pivoted lever shaped to engage with a ratchet wheel to […]
[pawn] /pɔn/ verb (used with object) 1. to deposit as security, as for money borrowed, especially with a : He raised the money by pawning his watch. 2. to pledge; stake; risk: to pawn one’s life. noun 3. the state of being deposited or held as security, especially with or by a : jewels in […]
[paw-nij] /ˈpɔ nɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act of .
[pawn-broh-ker] /ˈpɔnˌbroʊ kər/ noun 1. a person whose business is lending money at interest on personal, movable property deposited with the lender until redeemed. /ˈpɔːnˌbrəʊkə/ noun 1. a dealer licensed to lend money at a specified rate of interest on the security of movable personal property, which can be sold if the loan is not […]