from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. the hollow behind the knee
- v. To hamstring
- n. Archaic spelling of hoe.
- v. Archaic spelling of hoe.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as hock, a joint.
- transitive v. Same as hock, to hamstring.
- n. An adz; a hoe.
- transitive v. To cut with a hoe.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See hock.
- n. A variant of how.
From Old English hōh. (Wiktionary)
From Middle English howe, from Anglo-Norman houe, from Old Low Franconian *houwa (cf. Middle Dutch houwe), from *houwan 'to hew'. More at hew. (Wiktionary)