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Definition of "hawing" []

  • Present participle of haw. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hawing" in a sentence
  • "My humming and hawing is merely a public display of imploring and hope that the movie does justice to the book."
  • "For a time he nearly deserted the schoolhouse for the Italian camp in the pines, or at least was flying back and forth a great deal, "hawing" and "harring.""
  • "No, to get revenue you would have to hit the middle class (Something that Obama has figured out, based on his recent hemming and hawing on that)."