Definition of Claxons

1. Noun. (plural of claxon) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Claxons

1. claxon [n] - See also: claxon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Claxons

clawedness
clawer
clawers
clawfeet
clawfoot
clawfooted
clawhammer
clawhammers
clawhand
clawing
clawingly
clawless
clawlike
claws
claxon
claxons (current term)
clay
clay-colored robin
clay pigeon
clay pigeon poisoning
clay pigeons
clay pipe
clay sculpture
clay shoveler's fracture
clay up
claybank
claybanks
claybed
claybeds
claybeg

Literary usage of Claxons

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1. Friends of France: The Field Service of the American Ambulance Described by by Abram Piatt Andrew (1916)
"Horns, claxons, and the hum of motors make in the little mountain-smothered streets the noises of Broadway or Piccadilly. The cafes and stores are full from ..."

2. The Story of the 91st Division (1919)
"The noise of narrow-gauge railways, motor trucks, the unloading of heavy material, loud cries, sirens and claxons could be heard through the whole night. ..."

3. The Urban Condition: space, community, and self in the contemporary metropolis by Ghent Urban Studies Team (1999)
"Traffic piles up in the streets in a chaotic symphony of claxons: in a slum quarter a child cries and won't be comforted. ..."

4. The Journey by Timothy Tuohy (2006)
"... than the claxons sounded and the monotone female voice called the crew back to battle stations. ..."

5. Co. C, 127th Infantry, in the World War: A Story of the 32nd Division and a by Paul W. Schmidt (1919)
"These alarms were sounded by firing pistols or by claxons. Nothing serious happened. We were detained in the woods while each man received two bandoleers ..."

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