cock-a-doodle-doo

noun
cock-a-doo·​dle-doo | \ ¦käkə̇¦düdᵊlˈdü \
plural -s

Definition of cock-a-doodle-doo

 (Entry 1 of 2)

cock-a-doodle-doo

intransitive verb
\ " \
variants: or less commonly cock-a-doodle \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈ⸗⸗ \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of cock-a-doodle-doo (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : crow entry 2 sense 1 a rooster cock-a-doodle-dooing at dawn
2 : crow entry 2 sense 3 all the papers were cock-a-doodle-dooing over the wonderful performanceSydney (Australia) Bulletin

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“Cock-a-doodle-doo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cock-a-doodle-doo. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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