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cluck

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcluckcluck1 /klʌk/ verb  1 SOUND[intransitive] if a chicken clucks, it makes a short low sound2 [intransitive, transitive]SYMPATHIZEDISAPPROVE to express sympathy or disapproval by saying something, or by making a short low noise with your tongue Edith clucked her tongue impatiently.cluck over/around etc She stood clucking over the baby.clucking adjective clucking noises→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
cluckOnce could not genetically engineer a duck to make it cluck.Generally silent, but drakes cluck and squeak during courtship.Loopy Lil clucked anxiously around like a pigeon.Jessica clucked her tongue in sympathy when she saw his bruised arm.He clucks his tongue to make the noise.The young man clucked, poured himself more champagne, and drank it.
cluckcluck2 noun [countable usually singular]  1 SOUNDa low short noise made by chickens2 SYMPATHIZEDISAPPROVEa sound made with your tongue, used to show disapproval or sympathy a disapproving cluck3 dumb/stupid cluck
Examples from the Corpus
cluckLoretta pushed her hair back from her face with a cluck of impatience.Mrs. Newman shook her head with a disapproving cluck.Now Artemis heard something, something feathery shaking itself, and then clucking, in a low, solemn cluck.
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Verb table
cluck
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycluck
he, she, itclucks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyclucked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave clucked
he, she, ithas clucked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad clucked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill cluck
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have clucked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam clucking
he, she, itis clucking
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you, we, theyare clucking
Past
I, he, she, itwas clucking
you, we, theywere clucking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been clucking
he, she, ithas been clucking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been clucking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be clucking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been clucking
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