Definition of rooster in English:

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rooster

Pronunciation: /ˈro͞ostər/

noun

chiefly North American
Image of rooster
A male domestic fowl; a cock.
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.

Words that rhyme with rooster

booster

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Syllabification: roost·er

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