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Squawk Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    squawk n
  1. the noise of squawking; "the squawk of car horns"
  2. informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here" [syn: gripe, kick, beef, bitch] v
  3. utter a harsh abrupt scream [syn: screak, skreak, skreigh, screech]
  4. complain; "What was he hollering about?" [syn: gripe, grouse, crab, beef, bellyache, holler]
Squawk Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Night \Night\, n. [OE. night, niht, AS. neaht, niht; akin to D. nacht, OS. & OHG. naht, G. nacht, Icel. n?tt, Sw. natt, Dan. nat, Goth. nachts, Lith. naktis, Russ. noche, W. nos, Ir. nochd, L. nox, noctis, gr. ?, ?, Skr. nakta, nakti. [root] 26
  1. Cf. Equinox, Nocturnal.]
  2. That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon, or the time from sunset to sunrise; esp., the time between dusk and dawn, when there is no light of the sun, but only moonlight, starlight, or artificial light. And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. --Gen. i. 5.
  3. Hence: (a) Darkness; obscurity; concealment. Nature and nature's laws lay hid in night. --Pope. (b) Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance. (c) A state of affliction; adversity; as, a dreary night of sorrow. (d) The period after the close of life; death. She closed her eyes in everlasting night. --Dryden. (e) A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep. ``Sad winter's night''. --Spenser. Note: Night is sometimes used, esp. with participles, in the formation of self-explaining compounds; as, night-blooming, night-born, night-warbling, etc. Night by night, Night after night, nightly; many nights. So help me God, as I have watched the night, Ay, night by night, in studying good for England. --Shak. Night bird. (Zo["o]l.)

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  • Squawk (album): Squawk is Budgie 's second album. Released in September 1972, this recording was certified Gold in 1973. The cover art was by Roger Dean ...
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  • Squawk Australia: Squawk Australia was a television business news program aired every weekday at 6:00am Singapore/Hong Kong/Taiwan time on CNBC Asia . ...
  • Squawk Box Europe: Squawk Box Europe is a television business news programme on CNBC Europe , aired from 7-10am CET (6-9am WET ) each weekday. ...

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