clucking clucking  /ˈklə kɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the sound made by a hen (as in calling her chicks)

News

  1. Sergio Garcia heckled with shouts of 'Fried Chicken!' at U.S. Open

    Loading... Roger Maltbie added that there were some more "not kind" words for Sergio when he played his second shot in to No. 11. Moments later, as his par putt on No. 14 was tracking towards the hole, there was a quite audible clucking noise emanating from the crowd that NBC's broadcast picked up.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. Wilton teen starts free-range poultry businessPublished June 15, 2013

    WILTON — Sam Reed heard opportunity knocking. Or, more accurately, he heard it clucking and quacking.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Saratogian

  3. the STORY

    Often culturally glamorized for establishment bucking, innovative musical clucking and free-spirited…lovemaking, the hippie movement of the 70s had a darker edge that tends to be glossed over.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Reader

Quotes

  1. In his post following the MCG match, Geeves wrote: "One run - One (multiple expletives) run. The words I'm thinking of rhyme with Clucking Bell."
    on Feb 1, 2009 By: Brett Geeves Source: The Age

  2. "A loud cluck-clucking sound always accompanies the appearance of attack ads. From the same pious chorus of academics, journalists, ex-politicians-turned-statesmen and other self-appointed custodians of the nation's moral compass come denunciations...
    on Jan 30, 2007 By: Jeffrey Simpson Source: Globe and Mail

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