cackler


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Synonyms for cackler

a hen that has just laid an egg and emits a shrill squawk

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any of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song

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Cacklers - those given to loud, shrill primate-style shrieks and guttural vocalisations - rejoice in their own good fortune or other people's misfortune.
There were two geese taken, one a cackler, the other a Ross'.
In Oxford, Harding and his business partner and wife, Debora Cackler, plan to be hands-on with every aspect of Oxford TV, which will have a potential viewership of 350,000, but is not yet a part of LITN.
The cast of characters is bewildering: Ratatosk the squirrel, Ullikummi, the "Great Cackler," Ygg, Frigg, Geb, and scores more.
The scripting capabilities in Onyx are extremely powerful," said Brad Cackler, Vice President of IS, Timberline Software.
Sure, a cackler or Ross's goose is about the same size as a late-season greenhead, but generally the birds that honk and cluck are larger.
You do seem to have that old British gunboat disease firmly down your cackler, in that stick in the craw sort of way
The Western Canada goose is very light colored and is about twice the size of the Cackler.
Then tough interrogator Davina dutifully took non-stop cackler Jade through all the products she's currently trying to sell - her autobiography, her new perfume range and her well-named beauty parlour Uglies.
Cackler is still deciding what to do with her travel and cash prize and said, "I'm still in shock about it.
Minutes later, we met at the blind as I'd taken my eight-month-old pup, Kona, on a walk for his final retrieve of the season, a cackler that rounded out my limit.
Tanzania has achieved demonstrable successes in boosting productivity in the horticulture, rice, sugar and tea sectors, says Mark Cackler, World Banks Manager for the Agriculture Global Practice.
Where we have some of the biggest goose depredation issues is with the wintering Canada geese," said Bales, noting that the cackler, a species of Canada goose barely larger than a mallard, with brownish-gray plumage, is the biggest culprit of late.
THE Cackler is prone to shrill primate-style shrieks.
I could see Aaron reaching for his gun to bail us out and quickly pulled the trigger, putting the hammer down on a mega-mallard bigger than any cackler in the fly way.