Translation of cluck in Spanish:
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- [hen] cloquear; [person] chascar* or chasquear la lenguaExample sentences
- Chickens and hens cluck nearby and the cicadas start up their relentless refrain.
- The chickens clucked and scratched around his feet.
- She lived on the top floor while all her hens and chickens clucked happily on the ground level.
- I cluck my tongue at Carole, the way my grandmother clucks her tongue at me when I've said something utterly, wholly stupid.
- I'd toss out a topic and he'd cluck his tongue and point out ways my idea could be offensive and controversial.
- The maid clucked her tongue and rolled her eyes.
- He says she is ‘cute’ and recalls how she spent time clucking over the daughters of both her friends at the wedding last year.
- As soon as he asks the checkout assistant, three more of them appear and start clucking around.
- In every gift shop, there are more cute infants to cluck over.
- 1 (sound — of hen) cloqueo (masculine); (— of person) chasquido (masculine) (de la lengua)
- 2 (fool) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], idiota (masculine and feminine) [colloquial/familiar]
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