Definitions for cackleˈkæk əl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. cackle(noun)

    the sound made by a hen after laying an egg

  2. yak, yack, yakety-yak, chatter, cackle(noun)

    noisy talk

  3. cackle(verb)

    a loud laugh suggestive of a hen's cackle

  4. cackle(verb)

    talk or utter in a cackling manner

    "The women cackled when they saw the movie star step out of the limousine"

  5. cackle(verb)

    squawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens

  6. cackle(verb)

    emit a loud, unpleasant kind of laughing

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. cackle(Noun)

    The cry of a hen, especially when laying an egg

  2. cackle(Noun)

    A laugh resembling the cry of a hen.

  3. cackle(Verb)

    To laugh with a sound similar to a hen's cry.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Cackle(verb)

    to make a sharp, broken noise or cry, as a hen or goose does

  2. Cackle(verb)

    to laugh with a broken noise, like the cackling of a hen or a goose; to giggle

  3. Cackle(verb)

    to talk in a silly manner; to prattle

  4. Cackle(noun)

    the sharp broken noise made by a goose or by a hen that has laid an egg

  5. Cackle(noun)

    idle talk; silly prattle

  6. Origin: [OE. cakelen; cf. LG. kakeln, D. kakelen, G. gackeln, gackern; all of imitative origin. Cf. Gagle, Cake to cackle.]

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