The red fruit of the hawthorn
The third eyelid or nictitating membrane in certain mammals, especially dogs and cats
See hum and haw at hum.
A hawthorn of southern North America, Crataegus aestivalis; the edible fruit of this tree.
The fruit of any of several hawthorns of the United States, especially Crataegus mollis.
The loud, harsh cry of a donkey or mule
An expression of enthusiasm or exuberance, typically associated with cowboys of the southern US
The stag bush, Viburnum prunifolium, of the south-eastern United States; the edible blue-black fruit of this plant. Also: a medicinal preparation of the bark of this plant, sometimes used as an antispasmodic.
= pear thorn.
= parsley-leaved thorn.
North American term for hum and haw (see hum).
they waste a lot of time humming and hawing before going into action