1. [ noun ] (botany) a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
Synonyms: hawthorn
Related terms: shrub parsley_haw blackthorn cockspur_thorn mayhaw may English_hawthorn red_haw evergreen_thorn red_haw scarlet_haw Crataegus
2. [ verb ] utter `haw'

"he hemmed and hawed"

Related terms: utter
3. [ noun ] (zoology) the nictitating membrane of a horse
Related terms: nictitating_membrane
Similar spelling:   HA