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Words in hock

Anne Atik

Words in hock

Poems

by Anne Atik

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Published by Enitharmon Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAnne Atik.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6051.T45 W6
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. ;
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5232528M
ISBN 100901111546, 0901111538
LC Control Number75302755

French Translation of “hock” | The official Collins English-French Dictionary online. Over , French translations of English words and phrases. be in hock 1. To be in debt. I picked a smaller, more affordable school so I didn't have to be deep in hock with student loans for years after I graduated. 2. To have been pawned (i.e. pledged to a pawnbroker in exchange for a loan). I really needed cash, so my guitars are in hock, unfortunately. See also: hock from soda to hock From start to finish.

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Here Hock reveals what he's learned as he trained and then became a worldwide, highly sought-after and acclaimed fighting instructor.5/5(7). Fightin' Words - The Psychology and Physicality of Fighting Non-Fiction Book by W. Hock Hochheim pages About the Author - W. Hock Hochheim is a former military police patrolman and investigator, a former Texas patrol officer and detective, and former private investigator.

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For example, the excerpt from Martin Luther King's "I have a Dream" speech is only 39 seconds long. This is probably the best speech of the 20th century -- I /5(15). Hock is one of the most common words in Yiddish.

It is a verb meaning to pester or literally to knock. Maeveon Octo pm. Perhaps there’s one more difference worth mentioning: the difference in pronunciation–the short o sound in hock vs the “aw” sound in hawk.

(hŏk), (hôk). Jan regularly tweets extracts from the books he is reading, and this week he has been reading One from Many: VISA and the Rise of Chaordic Organization by Dee Hock, the founder and creator of VISA.

I started with the quote from Bateson because Hock as a young adult was an avid reader of the latest thinking in biology, chaos and complexity theory. Hock is a synonym for pawn. A hock shop is a pawnshop, an object that's in hock means it's pawned, and if you're in hock to P then you owe P some money.

The origin is Dutch, as @tchrist points out below. – John Lawler Aug 14 '14 at Books With Lots of Cussing Books that have a lot of swear words, usually with either foul-mouthed characters or gritty writing. Must contain at least one f-word.

All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: Greasy Through the Sky by. Andrew Rolston (Goodreads Author) avg rating — 30 ratings. score:and 5 people voted. Bagel: A ring-shaped bread roll made by boiling or steaming, and then baking, the dough (from Yiddish: בײגל ‎, romanized: beygl; OED, MW).

Blintz: A sweet cheese-filled crepe (בלינצע ‎, blintse, from Belarusian: блінцы, romanized: blincy, lit. 'pancakes' (plural); AHD). Bris: The circumcision of a. in hock 1. In debt. I picked a smaller, more affordable school so I didn't have to be deep in hock with student loans for years after I graduated.

Having been pawned. I really needed cash, so my guitars are in hock, unfortunately. See also: hock in hock in debt. After buying the luxury car, Bob was in hock for years. See also: hock in hock 1 having.

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Many authors write the book blurb as an afterthought. But it is the single most important. For writers: the take-away on shock is it really helps to sit down and break the moment down into the micro before you write or rewrite the scene. Shock should be used as a pivot point for a character and not as a quick tension builder to be forgotten in the next scene.

Breaking the moment into the quarter second micro allows you to consider. People who pawn goods at a pawnshop hock them. That’s why such places are sometimes called “hock shops.” Vendors who proclaim aloud the availability of their goods on the street hawk them.

Such people are called “hawkers.” The latter word is used metaphorically of people or businesses aggressively promoting anything for sale. Find words within a book. I remember when I read Call of the Wild, there was a website that I could go on to type in a word and I would be able to find where that word appeared in parts of the book.

I'm reading To Kill a Mockingbird now and I need to use the same tool but I. Hawk vs. hock. As a verb, hawk means (1) to sell goods, especially noisily or aggressively on the street, and (2) to clear the throat of phlegm. One definition of hock is to pawn. Because hock and the first sense of hawk both have to do with selling things, the words are easily confused.

Synonyms for go into hock at with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Find descriptive alternatives for go into hock. Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Atik, Anne.

Words in hock. London: Enitharmon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. Hockshop definition, a pawnshop. See more. Use the Force to ace this quiz on the Words of the Day from May 4 to May appointment book, coloring book, commonplace book, create-a-book, gobbledygook, instruction book, reference book, telephone book, travel guidebook 5 syllables: by hook or by crook.

Synonyms for in the hock include in the red, defaulting, bankrupt, delinquent, indebted, broke, insolvent, nonpaying, overdrawn and unprofitable. Find more similar words at.

hock definition: 1. in debt: 2. Possessions that are in hock are pawned (= left temporarily with a person in. Learn more. Colleen Houck Book Club — members — last activity PM This is the reading club hosted by Colleen Houck, the author of the NYT bestselling series TIGER'S CURSE & the NYT bestselling novel REAWAKENED/5.An animal's hock is the rough equivalent to a human's ankle.

A horse's hock is easy to see: it's the joint above the hoof that's angled backwards. Other mammals (especially those with long legs) also have hocks, including dogs and pigs.

In the case of a pig, the word hock is more commonly used to describe a cut of meat from the animal's leg — a "ham hock.".Hock is a British term for German white wine; sometimes it refers to white wine from the Rhine region (specifically Riesling) and sometimes to all German white wine.

It is short for the obsolete word "hockamore", which is an alteration of "Hochheimer", derived from the name of the town of Hochheim am Main in Germany. The term seems to have been in use in the 17th century, initially for white.