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harp on (informal) to talk or write about something repeatedly and tiresomely.
harpoon a weapon with a long shaft, a barbed head, and a rope at the tail end, which is used like a spear in hunting whales and large fish. [2 definitions]
harp seal a migratory seal of arctic regions, whose young have white, woolly fur.
harpsichord a musical instrument with one or two keyboards that is similar to the piano except that its strings are plucked when the keys are pressed, producing tones that are short and unsustainable.
Harpy in Greek mythology, any of the wind goddesses or monsters that are half woman and half bird. [4 definitions]
harpy eagle a large, strong eagle of the American tropics, with black and white plumage, short wings, and a double crest.
harquebus a long, portable gun ignited by a matchlock or wheel lock, dating from the fifteenth century.
harridan a bad-tempered woman, esp. an old one; scold.
harrier1 one that harasses or harries. [2 definitions]
harrier2 any of several small hounds bred for hunting cross-country, usu. in packs. [2 definitions]
Harrisburg the capital of Pennsylvania.
Harris Tweed trademark for a hand-woven woolen tweed made in the Outer Hebrides islands of Scotland.
harrow a farm implement that has spikes or vertical disks mounted on a heavy frame and is used to break up and level plowed ground. [4 definitions]
harrowing deeply distressing or painful.
harrumph to clear one's throat with a low guttural or rasping sound, often to express disapproval. [2 definitions]
harry to attack or annoy repeatedly or constantly; harass. [3 definitions]
Harry Potter the main character in a fantasy fiction series written by British author J. K. Rowling. The character is a young wizard, and the series relates his trials and magical adventures.
Harry S. Truman the 33rd President of the United States (1945 to 1953), who ordered the dropping of atomic bombs for the purpose of bringing an end to World War II in Japan (b.1884--d.1972).
harsh rough and unpleasant to the senses, esp. hearing. [3 definitions]
hart a male deer, esp. a red deer five years or older.
hartebeest any of several large African antelopes characterized by a brownish coat and long backward-curving horns.