Webster's Dictionary, 1913

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Hausse (has) noun [ French] (Gun.) A kind of graduated breech sight for a small arm, or a cannon.

Haustellata (has`tĕl*lā"tȧ) noun plural [ New Latin , from haustellum , from Latin haurire , haustum , to draw water, to swallow. See Exhaust .] (Zoology) An artificial division of insects, including all those with a sucking proboscis.

Haustellate (has"tĕl*lat or has*tĕl"lat) adjective [ See Haustellata .] (Zoology) Provided with a haustellum, or sucking proboscis. -- noun One of the Haustellata.

Haustellum (has*tĕl"lŭm) noun ; plural Haustella (- lȧ). [ New Latin ] (Zoology) The sucking proboscis of various insects. See Lepidoptera , and Diptera .

Haustorium (-tō"rĭ*ŭm) noun ; plural Haustoria (- ȧ). [ Late Latin , a well, from Latin haurire , haustum , to drink.] (Botany) One of the suckerlike rootlets of such plants as the dodder and ivy. R. Brown.

Haut (hat) adjective [ French See Haughty .] Haughty. [ Obsolete] "Nations proud and haut ." Milton.

Hautboy (hō"boi) noun [ French hautbois , lit., high wood; haut high + bois wood. So called on account of its high tone. See Haughty , Bush ; and confer Oboe .]
1. (Mus.) A wind instrument, sounded through a reed, and similar in shape to the clarinet, but with a thinner tone. Now more commonly called oboe . See Illust. of Oboe .

2. (Botany) A sort of strawberry ( Fragaria elatior ).

Hautboyist (-ĭst) noun [ Confer French hautboïste .] A player on the hautboy.

Hautein (hō"tan) adjective [ See Haughty .]
1. Haughty; proud. [ Obsolete] Chaucer.

2. High; -- said of the voice or flight of birds. [ Obsolete]

Hauteur (hō`tẽr") noun [ French, from haut high. See Haughty .] Haughty manner or spirit; haughtiness; pride; arrogance.

Hautgoût (hō`gō") noun [ French] High relish or flavor; high seasoning.

Hautpas (hō`pä") noun [ French haut high + pas step.] A raised part of the floor of a large room; a platform for a raised table or throne. See Dais .

Havana (hȧ*văn"ȧ) adjective Of or pertaining to Havana, the capital of the island of Cuba; as, an Havana cigar ; -- formerly sometimes written Havannah . -- noun An Havana cigar.

Young Frank Clavering stole his father's Havannahs , and . . . smoked them in the stable.

Havanese (hăv`ăn*ēz" or - ēs") adjective Of or pertaining to Havana, in Cuba. -- noun sing. & plural A native or inhabitant, or the people, of Havana.

Have (hăv) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Had (hăd); present participle & verbal noun Having . Indic. present , I have , thou hast , he has ; we, ye, they have .] [ Middle English haven , habben , Anglo-Saxon habben (imperf. hæfde , past participle gehæfd ); akin to Old Saxon hebbian , Dutch hebben , OFries. hebba , Old High German habēn , German haben , Icelandic hafa , Swedish hafva , Danish have , Goth. haban , and probably to Latin habere , whence French avoir . Confer Able , Avoirdupois , Binnacle , Habit .]
1. To hold in possession or control; to own; as, he has a farm.

2. To possess, as something which appertains to, is connected with, or affects, one.

The earth hath bubbles, as the water has .

He had a fever late.

3. To accept possession of; to take or accept.

Break thy mind to me in broken English; wilt thou have me?

4. To get possession of; to obtain; to get. Shak.

5. To cause or procure to be; to effect; to exact; to desire; to require.

I had the church accurately described to me.
Sir W. Scott.

Wouldst thou have me turn traitor also?
Ld. Lytton.

6. To bear, as young; as, she has just had a child.

7. To hold, regard, or esteem.

Of them shall I be had in honor.
2 Sam. vi. 22.

8. To cause or force to go; to take. "The stars have us to bed." Herbert. " Have out all men from me." 2 Sam. xiii. 9.

9. To take or hold (one's self); to proceed promptly; -- used reflexively, often with ellipsis of the pronoun; as, to have after one; to have at one or at a thing, i. e. , to aim at one or at a thing; to attack; to have with a companion. Shak.

10. To be under necessity or obligation; to be compelled; followed by an infinitive.

Science has , and will long have , to be a divider and a separatist.
M. Arnold.

The laws of philology have to be established by external comparison and induction.

11. To understand.

You have me, have you not?

12. To put in an awkward position; to have the advantage of; as, that is where he had him. [ Slang]

» Have , as an auxiliary verb, is used with the past participle to form preterit tenses; as, I have loved; I shall have eaten. Originally it was used only with the participle of transitive verbs, and denoted the possession of the object in the state indicated by the participle; as, I have conquered him , I have or hold him in a conquered state; but it has long since lost this independent significance, and is used with the participles both of transitive and intransitive verbs as a device for expressing past time. Had is used, especially in poetry, for would have or should have .

Myself for such a face had boldly died.

To have a care , to take care; to be on one's guard. -- To have (a man) out , to engage (one) in a duel. -- To have done (with). See under Do , intransitive verb -- To have it out , to speak freely; to bring an affair to a conclusion. -- To have on , to wear. - - To have to do with . See under Do , transitive verb

Syn. -- To possess; to own. See Possess .

Haveless adjective Having little or nothing. [ Obsolete] Gower.

Havelock (hăv"e*lŏk) noun [ From Havelock , an English general distinguished in India in the rebellion of 1857.] A light cloth covering for the head and neck, used by soldiers as a protection from sunstroke.

Haven (hā"v'n) noun [ Anglo-Saxon hæfene ; akin to D. & LG. haven , German hafen , Middle High German habe , Danish havn , Icelandic höfn , Swedish hamn ; akin to English have , and hence orig., a holder; or to heave (see Heave ); or akin to Anglo-Saxon hæf sea, Icelandic & Swedish haf , Danish hav , which is perhaps akin to English heave .]
1. A bay, recess, or inlet of the sea, or the mouth of a river, which affords anchorage and shelter for shipping; a harbor; a port.

What shipping and what lading 's in our haven .

Their haven under the hill.

2. A place of safety; a shelter; an asylum. Shak.

The haven , or the rock of love.

Haven transitive verb To shelter, as in a haven. Keats.

Havenage (-aj) noun Harbor dues; port dues.

Havened (hā"v'nd) p. adjective Sheltered in a haven.

Blissful havened both from joy and pain.

Havener (hā"v'n*ẽr) noun A harbor master. [ Obsolete]

Haver (hăv"ẽr) noun A possessor; a holder. Shak.

Haver noun [ Dutch haver ; akin to German haber .] The oat; oats. [ Prov. Eng. & Scot.]

Haver bread , oaten bread. -- Haver cake , oaten cake. Piers Plowman. -- Haver grass , the wild oat. -- Haver meal , oatmeal.

Haver (hā"vẽr) intransitive verb [ Etymol. uncertain.] To maunder; to talk foolishly; to chatter. [ Scot.] Sir W. Scott.

Haversack (hăv"ẽr*săk) noun [ French havresac , German habersack , sack for oats. See 2d Haver , and Sack a bag.]

1. A bag for oats or oatmeal. [ Prov. Eng.]

2. A bag or case, usually of stout cloth, in which a soldier carries his rations when on a march; -- distinguished from knapsack .

3. A gunner's case or bag used to carry cartridges from the ammunition chest to the piece in loading.

Haversian (hȧ*vẽr"sh a n) adjective Pertaining to, or discovered by, Clopton Havers , an English physician of the seventeenth century.

Haversian canals (Anat.) , the small canals through which the blood vessels ramify in bone.

Havier noun [ Formerly haver , probably from Half ; confer Latin semimas emasculated, prop., half male.] A castrated deer.

Haviers , or stags which have been gelded when young, have no horns.
Encyc. of Sport.

Havildar (hăv`ĭl*där") noun In the British Indian armies, a noncommissioned officer of native soldiers, corresponding to a sergeant.

Havildar major , a native sergeant major in the East Indian army.

Having (hăv"ĭng) noun Possession; goods; estate.

I 'll lend you something; my having is not much.

Havior (hāv"yẽr) noun [ Middle English havour , a corruption of Old French aveir , avoir , a having, of same origin as English aver a work horse. The h is due to confusion with English have .] Behavior; demeanor. [ Obsolete] Shak.

Havoc (hăv"ŏk) noun [ W. hafog devastation, havoc; or, if this be itself from English havoc , confer Middle English havot , or Anglo-Saxon hafoc hawk, which is a cruel or rapacious bird, or French hai, voux! a cry to hounds.] Wide and general destruction; devastation; waste.

As for Saul, he made havoc of the church.
Acts viii. 3.

Ye gods, what havoc does ambition make
Among your works!

Havoc transitive verb To devastate; to destroy; to lay waste.

To waste and havoc yonder world.

Havoc interj. [ See Havoc , noun ] A cry in war as the signal for indiscriminate slaughter. Toone.

Do not cry havoc , where you should but hunt
With modest warrant.

Cry ' havoc ,' and let slip the dogs of war!

Haw (ha) noun [ Middle English hawe , Anglo-Saxon haga ; akin to Dutch haag headge, German hag , hecke , Icelandic hagi pasture, Swedish hage , Danish have garden. √12. Confer Haggard , Ha-ha , Haugh , Hedge .]

1. A hedge; an inclosed garden or yard.

And eke there was a polecat in his haw .

2. The fruit of the hawthorn. Bacon.

Haw noun [ Etymol. uncertain.] (Anat.) The third eyelid, or nictitating membrane. See Nictitating membrane , under Nictitate .

Haw noun [ Confer ha an interjection of wonder, surprise, or hesitation.] An intermission or hesitation of speech, with a sound somewhat like haw! also, the sound so made. "Hums or haws ." Congreve.

Haw intransitive verb To stop, in speaking, with a sound like haw ; to speak with interruption and hesitation.

Cut it short; don't prose -- don't hum and haw .

Haw intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Hawed (had); present participle & verbal noun Hawing .] [ Written also hoi .] [ Perhaps connected with here , hither ; confer , however, French huhau , hurhau , hue , interj. used in turning a horse to the right, German hott , , interj. used in calling to a horse.] To turn to the near side, or toward the driver; -- said of cattle or a team: a word used by teamsters in guiding their teams, and most frequently in the imperative. See Gee .

To haw and gee , or To haw and gee about , to go from one thing to another without good reason; to have no settled purpose; to be irresolute or unstable. [ Colloq.]

Haw transitive verb To cause to turn, as a team, to the near side, or toward the driver; as, to haw a team of oxen.

To haw and gee , or To haw and gee about , to lead this way and that at will; to lead by the nose; to master or control. [ Colloq.]

Haw-haw (ha*ha) noun [ Duplication of haw a hedge.] See Ha-ha .

Hawaiian (hȧ*wī"y a n) adjective Belonging to Hawaii or the Sandwich Islands, or to the people of Hawaii. -- noun A native of Hawaii.

Hawebake (ha"bāk`) noun Probably, the baked berry of the hawthorn tree, that is, coarse fare. See 1st Haw , 2. [ Obsolete] Chaucer.

Hawfinch (ha"fĭnch`) noun (Zoology) The common European grosbeak ( Coccothraustes vulgaris ); -- called also cherry finch , and coble .

Hawhaw intransitive verb [ Of imitative origin.] To laugh boisterously. [ Colloq. U. S.]

We haw-haw'd , I tell you, for more than half an hour.
Major Jack Downing.

Haüynite (ä"we*nīt) noun [ From the French mineralogist Haüy .] (Min.) A blue isometric mineral, characteristic of some volcanic rocks. It is a silicate of alumina, lime, and soda, with sulphate of lime.