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  1. Hawkins, Hawkyns, Sir John Hawkins, Sir John Hawkynsnoun

    English privateer involved in the slave trade; later helped build the fleet that in 1588 defeated the Spanish Armada (1532-1595)

  2. Hawkins, Coleman Hawkinsnoun

    United States jazz saxophonist (1904-1969)


  1. Hawkins

    Hawkins is a television series which aired for one season on CBS between 1973 and 1974. The mystery, created by Robert Hamner and David Karp, starred James Stewart as rural-bred lawyer Billy Jim Hawkins, who investigated the cases he was involved in, similarly to Stewart's earlier smash hit movie Anatomy of a Murder. Despite being critically well received and winning a Golden Globe Award, the series was cancelled after one season consisting of seven 90-minute episodes. Stewart requested the cancellation since he believed that the quality of scripts and directors in television could not continuously measure up to the level to which he was accustomed with theatrical films. Seen as part of The New CBS Tuesday Night Movies, it alternated with the TV movie adaptations of Shaft. Contemporary analysts suggested that since the two shows appealed to vastly different audience bases, alternating them only served to confuse fans of both series, giving neither one the time to build up a large viewership.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hawkins in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hawkins in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Hawkins in a Sentence

  1. Foo Fighters:

    The Foo Fighters family is devastated by the tragic and untimely loss of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. The Foo Fighters family musical spirit and infectious laughter will live on with all of us forever.

  2. The Band:

    Hawkins Ronnie Hawkins was practically Toronto's answer to Elvis Presley.

  3. This Notice:

    Dr. Hawkins declined to participate in further dialogue about the theological implications of her public statements.

  4. Jeffrey Follmer:

    But the facts are, that he appeared to be a 20-year-old male. In the eyes of a Cleveland police officer his physical appearance exceeded Andrew Hawkins' profile.

  5. Mike Schuets:

    They might be able to get banked for a short time, but once that bank goes through its next examination, Hawkins Guns might find itself without a bank.

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    very close or connected in space or time
    • A. contiguous
    • B. unsealed
    • C. ambidextrous
    • D. appellative

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