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Synonyms for cackle

laugh

laugh

Synonyms for cackle

to express amusement, mirth, or scorn by smiling and emitting loud, inarticulate sounds

an act of laughing

Synonyms for cackle

the sound made by a hen after laying an egg

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a loud laugh suggestive of a hen's cackle

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talk or utter in a cackling manner

squawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens

emit a loud, unpleasant kind of laughing

References in classic literature ?
I never feel like having my morning cackle till the egg is properly laid, and without the chance to cackle I would not be happy."
"But you eat the chickens that eat the bugs," retorted the yellow hen, with an odd cackle. "So you are just as bad as we chickens are."
"What did I tell you?" cried the hen, with a cackle of triumph.
A harsh, thin cackle behind the curtains put the hillman on his mettle for a second shot.
There's cackles aplenty in the first episode, with Brendan having to step in during a saucy discussion about the sex lives of hyenas.
Two filthy Muttley-esque cackles that can fracture bulletproof glass from 50 yards" - Piers Morgan says he does not miss much about working on TV talent shows.
"I'm a frustrated pop star, aren't I?" she cackles.
If it weren't so sad, the Ulpana saga could be a farce about governments who do not govern, leaders afraid to lead and Peace Now, whose cackles may turn to dismay.
Noise proves nothing--often a hen who has merely laid an egg cackles as if she had laid an asteroid.
Flextone's versatile Michael Waddell Series Mouth Calls are designed to create seductive soft tree yelps or sexy clucks and purrs, as well as produce the loudest cuts, cackles and yelps to draw in birds from afar.
Arriving home later, a bit worse for wear, he is met by a hideous old hag who cackles as her face cracks.