nounchiefly North American
A male domestic fowl; a cock.
More example sentences
- Hens and roosters, showing off their gilded feathers, gabble under my window,
- Papa couldn't butcher their milk cow and he had to keep the surviving roosters and hens to build a new flock in the new year.
- A rooster and two chickens are her only companions.
Definition of rooster in:
- The US English dictionary