Pronunciation Noun

hake (plural hakes)

  1. (Now chiefly dialectal) A hook; a pot-hook.
  2. (Now chiefly dialectal) A kind of weapon; a pike.
  3. (Now chiefly dialectal) (in the plural) The draught-irons of a plough.

hake (plural hakes)

  1. One of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera Phycis, Merluccius, and allies.
Synonyms Translations Noun

hake (plural hakes)

  1. A drying shed, as for unburned tile.
    • 1882, P. L. Sword & Son, Sword's Improved Patent Brick Machine, in the Adrian City Directories:
      The clay is taken direct from the bank and made into brick the right temper to place direct from the Machine in the hake on the yard. [...] take the brick direct from the Machine and put them in the hake to dry.

hake (hakes, present participle haking; past and past participle haked)

  1. (UK, dialect) To loiter; to sneak.

Proper noun
  1. Surname

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