caw

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
caw

Plural
caws

  1. (countable) Caw is the crying sound of crow, raven or rook.
    The caw of the crow perched near me was quite loud.

Verb[change]

Plain form
caw

Third-person singular
caws

Past tense
cawed

Past participle
cawed

Present participle
cawing

  1. (intransitive) If a crow, a raven or a rook cry, they caw.
    The crow cawed as it flew overhead.