Honked vs Honied - What's the difference?

honked | honied |


As a verb honked

is (honk).

As an adjective honied is

covered with or containing honey.

honked

English

Verb

(head)
  • (honk)

  • honk

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (intransitive) To use a car horn.
  • They stood and observed how long it took for the other cars to honk .
  • To make a sound like a car horn.
  • To make the sound of a goose.
  • "Honk! " she said, beaming reassuringly through the window and flapping her arms.
  • (informal) To vomit: regurgitate the contents of one's stomach.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The sound produced by a typical car horn.
  • The cry of a goose.
  • honied

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Covered with or containing honey
  • * {{quote-book, year=1836, author=William A. Alcott, title=The Young Mother, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=It must be buttered, or honied , or toasted, or soaked in milk, or dipped in gravy. }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1913, author=John L. Stoddard, title=Poems, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=One of the pair Is a woman fair, With parted, smiling lips; For her each hour A honied flower, And she the bee that sips. }}
  • As sweet as honey
  • * {{quote-book, year=1903, author=Ambrose Bierce, title=Shapes of Clay, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=From the same lips the honied phrases fall That still are bitter from cascades of gall. }}