As nouns the difference between hode and hone
is that hode
is testicle while hone
is a sharpening stone composed of extra-fine grit used for removing the burr or curl from the blade of a razor or some other edge tool or hone
can be a kind of swelling in the cheek.
As a verb hone is
to sharpen with a hone
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* (l), (l), (l)
(obsolete) To ordain; consecrate; admit to a religious order.
From (etyl) ).
A sharpening stone composed of extra-fine grit used for removing the burr or curl from the blade of a razor or some other edge tool.
A machine tool used in the manufacture of precision bores.
* hone slate
* hone stone
To sharpen with a hone .
To use a hone to produce a precision bore.
To refine or master (a skill).
To make more acute, intense, or effective.
To pine; to lament; to long.
Compare Icelandic word for "a knob".
A kind of swelling in the cheek.