cock-a-doodle-doo

1 of 2

noun

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

cock-a-doodle-doo

2 of 2

intransitive verb

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variants or less commonly cock-a-doodle
ˌ⸗⸗ˈ⸗⸗
-ed/-ing/-s
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

Word History

Etymology

Noun

imitative

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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 1 Mar. 2024.

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