HyperDic: cackler

English > 2 senses of the word cackler:
NOUNanimalcacklera hen that has just laid an egg and emits a shrill squawk
animalcackler, babblerany of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song
English > cackler: 2 senses > noun 1, animal
MeaningA hen that has just laid an egg and emits a shrill squawk.
Broaderhen, biddyadult female chicken
Verbscacklesquawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens
cackletalk / talk or utter in a cackling manner
English > cackler: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAny of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song; in some classifications considered members of the family Muscicapidae.
Synonymbabbler
Member ofTimalia, genus Timaliatype genus of the Timaliidae
Broaderoscine, oscine birdpasserine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
Verbscacklesquawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens

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