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lawks

(lɔːks) or

lawk

interj
Brit an expression of surprise or dismay
[C18: variant of Lord!, probably influenced in form by alack]
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"Lawk no, kind sir," she answered, clutching her bacon the tighter, as though some design upon it might be hid under this knightly offer.
Hetty could not be got to give any heed to these things, so Molly was called on for her ready sympathy, and peeped with open mouth wherever she was told, and said "Lawks!" whenever she was expected to wonder.
He uses similar imagery to depict Caterpillars at Mulkkayo; Crow at Kurrurldul; Nakorrkko footprints at Mankorlord; Estuarine Crocodile and Mardayin at Kabarrebarre; Lawk stone spear points at Benebenemdi; Blue Tongue Lizard at Yinyarkol; Estuarine Crocodile at Kunrakkani; and Nakkorro River Whaler Shark at Kubumi.
Lawk Ahmad, country director for Qandil, a Swedish NGO based in Erbil, said the funding challenge is twofold: Convincing donors to give funds, and then trying to get the money fast enough.
LAWK (Ladies Armed With Knowledge) and MAWK (Men Armed With Knowledge) promote self esteem, education, leadership, and awareness through community outreach.
In order to control these ethnic nationalities it first set up the military base in Ba Htoo near Lawk Sauk in Southern Shan State, then it slowly expanded it to Nam Sang, Liang Khio, Mong Hsat in Shan states and now they have several military bases in Chin, Kachin and Karen states.
T'way we spooak when aw war a lad nivver sainded nowt lawk t'Lancs fowk spooak!"
Portland, OR, March 30, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Adding to its already impressive roster, online music shop and invite-only music complex LAWK STAR Guitars is proud to announce the recent addition of three new brands to its internet catalog.
Around 24,000 people from across the Midlands are also preparing to dance their way to London 2012 with Lawk Naach, a project bringing Punjabi dance to all corners of the region.
Anaheim, CA, December 21, 2013 --(PR.com)-- LAWK STAR Guitars, a seller offering acoustic guitars, basses, amps, pedals, and accessories, will attend the 2014 National Association of Music Merchants, taking place in Anaheim, CA from Thursday, January 24 through Sunday, January 27.