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Synonyms for hock

to give or deposit as a pawn

Synonyms for hock

any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany ('hock' is British usage)

tarsal joint of the hind leg of hoofed mammals

leave as a guarantee in return for money

disable by cutting the hock

References in classic literature ?
Those on the hind feet he secured not only by tightening the draw strings but also rigged garters that fastened tightly around the legs above the hocks.
Now, with all this fine fancy business and rearing, which must be very bad for your hocks, what do you do?
Gray has figured one specimen with very distinct zebra-like bars on the hocks.
The RSPCA warned there are worrying levels of the condition - known as hock burn and caused by the ammonia in waste.
GARETH HOCK almost joined treble winners Leeds Rhinos before the start of this season.
INGREDIENTS 300g split peas (green are traditional for this Finnish recipe, but yellow are fine) Pinch of bicarbonate of soda 1 small ham hock 1 onion, stuck with 2 cloves 2 bay leaves 1 blade of mace 1 onion, diced 1 carrot, diced 1tbsp hot mustard 100ml whipping or double cream (optional) Freshly ground black pepper METHOD SOAK the peas overnight in a big bowl of cold water with a pinch of bicarbonate of soda - bicarb helps to soften pulses.
This week, chef Lee Myers of The Whitehouse Restaurant in Lochaline shows you how to make Smoked Ham Hock Terrine.
I remember being a child and my mum making a big pot of soup simmering away on top of the cooker with a ham hock plonked in the middle of the pot.
I WOULD like to wish the best of luck to Gareth Hock in his new career at Leigh Centurions.
Lindsay Hock, managing editor, explores how 3-D printing is used in architectural design.
ENGLAND forward Gareth Hock claims he has been harshly treated over his expulsion from the World Cup squad.
The enlarged swelling at the point of hock resulting from an inflammation and thickening of skin and subcutaneous bursa is said to be Capped hock.
GARETH HOCK will get the chance to help take Wigan to the top of the Engage Super League today.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 18, 2011--U Chen Hock takes helm at OSK Investment Bank(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.