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horn US English

A hard permanent outgrowth, often curved and pointed, found in pairs on the heads of cattle, sheep, goats, giraffes, etc., and consisting of a core of bone encased in keratinized skin

Horn, Cape US English

The most southern point of South America, on a Chilean island south of Tierra del Fuego. The region is notorious for its storms and, until the opening of the Panama Canal in 1914, constituted the only sea route between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Also called the Horn

horn in US English

Intrude; interfere

air horn US English

A powerful horn that produces sound by means of compressed air

post horn US English

A valveless horn used originally to signal the arrival or departure of a mounted courier or mail coach

basset horn US English

An alto clarinet in F

cream horn US English

A pastry shaped like a horn and filled with cream and jam

Dorset Horn US English

A sheep of a breed with a white face and horns on both the ewe and the ram

French horn US English

A brass instrument with a coiled tube, valves, and a wide bell, developed from the simple hunting horn in the 17th century. It is played with the right hand in the bell to soften the tone and increase the range of available harmonics

Golden Horn US English

A curved inlet of the Bosporus that forms the harbor of Istanbul

horn-rimmed US English

(Of glasses) having rims made of horn or a similar substance

horn shell US English

A mollusk with a long tapering shell, occurring in brackish and marine waters

powder horn US English

The horn of an ox, cow, or similar animal used to hold gunpowder, with the wide end filled in and a nozzle at the pointed end

drinking horn US English

A drinking container carved from an animal’s horn

English horn US English

An alto woodwind instrument of the oboe family, having a bulbous bell and sounding a fifth lower than the oboe

hunting horn US English

A horn blown to give signals during hunting

on the horn US English

On the telephone

rhinoceros horn US English

A mass of keratinized fibers that comprises the horn of a rhinoceros, reputed in Eastern medicine to have medicinal or aphrodisiac powers

Horn of Africa US English

A peninsula in northeastern Africa that includes Somalia and parts of Ethiopia. It lies between the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean

horn of plenty US English

A cornucopia

stag's-horn fungus US English

A small fungus of dead wood, which forms black velvety antler-shaped fruiting bodies with white tips, common in both Eurasia and North America

blow one's own horn US English

Talk boastfully about oneself or one’s achievements

dehorn US English

Remove the horns from (an animal)

foghorn US English

A device making a loud, deep sound as a warning to ships in fog

horndog US English

A man with strong sexual desires

tinhorn US English

A contemptible person, especially one pretending to have money, influence, or ability

on the horn in horn US English

On the telephone

shoehorn US English

A curved instrument used to ease one’s heel into a shoe

bugle1 US English

A brass instrument like a small trumpet, typically without valves or keys and used for military signals

horned poppy US English

A Eurasian poppy with grayish-green lobed leaves, large flowers, and a long curved seed capsule

horn poppy in horned poppy US English

A Eurasian poppy with grayish-green lobed leaves, large flowers, and a long curved seed capsule

shorthorn US English

An animal of a breed of cattle with short horns

the Horn in Horn, Cape US English

The most southern point of South America, on a Chilean island south of Tierra del Fuego. The region is notorious for its storms and, until the opening of the Panama Canal in 1914, constituted the only sea route between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Also called the Horn

baritone horn in baritone US English

An instrument that is second lowest in pitch in its family

staghorn fern US English

A fern with fronds that resemble antlers, occurring in tropical rain forests where it typically grows as an epiphyte

blow or toot one's own horn in horn US English

Talk boastfully about oneself or one’s achievements

toot one's own horn in toot US Thesaurus

I want to tell you about Roberto, because he's never one to toot his own horn