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cluck


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cluck  \Cluck\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Clucked};  p  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Clucking}.]  [AS.  cloccian  cf  D.  klokken  G.  glucken 
  glucksen  LG  klukken  Dan.  klukke  all  prob.  of  imitative 
  origin.] 
  To  make  the  noise,  or  utter  the  call  of  a  brooding  hen. 
  --Ray. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cluck  \Cluck\,  v.  t. 
  To  call  together,  or  call  to  follow  as  a  hen  does  her 
  chickens. 
 
  She  poor  hen,  fond  of  no  second  brood,  Has  clucked 
  three  to  the  wars.  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cluck  \Cluck\,  n. 
  1.  The  call  of  a  hen  to  her  chickens. 
 
  2.  A  click  See  3d  {Click},  2. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cluck 
  n  :  the  sound  made  by  a  hen  (as  in  calling  her  chicks) 
  v  :  make  a  clucking  sounds,  characteristic  of  hens  [syn:  {click}, 
  {clack}] 




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