cackle

(redirected from cackling)
Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • verb
  • noun

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

Related Words

a loud laugh suggestive of a hen's cackle

Related Words

talk or utter in a cackling manner

squawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens

emit a loud, unpleasant kind of laughing

References in periodicals archive ?
The two Marys would be in the front room, enjoying a brew and each other's company, yet I could still hear their joyful cackling from my back bedroom bolt hole.
Ann Widdecombe said she would prefer a mixed house, but added: "It doesn't matter if I have to be with a load of cackling females."
That's a very prestigious assignment, so Miley can't be blamed for crowing and cackling loudly about that, too!
The cackling star, 41, was caught on camera giving this hilarious reaction to Lady Gaga brushing into him as she walked to the stage to get her award.
The Cackling Goose, Branta hutchinsii, is a small-bodied species that nests in Arctic tundra habitats of northern Canada and Alaska, while the Canada Goose, Branta canadensis, is a large-bodied species that nests mainly in sub-Arctic and temperate regions of North America (Mowbray et ah, 2002).
The magic mirror's creepy but the cackling old hag with the bad apple takes the biscuit.
IT was a social media slipup which would probably have had her cackling with laughter: a week after her death, Joan Rivers appeared to be Instagramming from the afterlife when a sponsored post appeared on the comic's profile and on her Facebook page praising the new iPhone 6.
A cackling rooster bolting skyward still jangles my nerves, as does the glorious sound of bobwhites breaking cover, Hunting upland birds combines good dogs with great shotguns; light-as-a-feather shotguns built to be carried all day.
A tenner says they'll be cackling in delight within five minutes.
Cackling It's made me suspect there was a point to BBC3 after all.
There they all sat in the main stand - about 20 of them all wearing matching pink woolly hats and scarves, whooping and cackling like they were on a Club 18-30 in Ibiza.
"I saw that all turkey's eggs were stolen by a fox, I realized that turkey was cackling strangely and it continued to cackling days and night.
All, no doubt, will have wonderful memories of her warmth, compassion and humanity, not to mention her wicked sense of humour and cackling laugh.
He wrote: "Alesha adds nothing to the show and just annoys with her cackling laugh and pre-rehearsed comments about how beautiful everyone looks."
Mind you, our mullah would keep women like my cackling harpies away from the action, so it wouldn't be all gloom.