clucky


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clucky

(ˈklʌkɪ)
(of a woman) adj
1. wishing to have a baby
2. excessively protective towards her children
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Feelings are tightly buttoned beneath Janet Patterson's splendid costumes and when one of the characters does eventually lose control and commits a fatal "crime of passion" at a Christmas party, we're just as surprised by the outburst as the film's clucky social set.
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Al Bilad Interior Minister Receives US Navy Criminal Investigation Regional Director Interior Minister Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa today received US Navy Criminal Investigation Office regional director Frank Hernandez who submitted a letter of condolences from US Navy Criminal Investigation director general Mark Clucky following the killing of the martyrs of duties in terror acts during the recent unrest which gripped the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Sometimes you can brush off this kind of stuff as being almost too clucky to discuss.
Supported by handsome doctor Julian Goldstein (Gael Garcia Bernal), Marley comes to terms with impending death, sharing the diagnosis with her clucky mother (Kathy Bates) and emotionally distant father (Treat Williams).
If she seems to still be bright, then it may be that she is getting a little clucky.
Clucky and Pecky have been with me for a couple of years but the Los Angeles City Council's Public Safety Committee just approved a draft ordinance limiting private ownership of roosters to one-per-household, which means either Clucky or Pecky will have to go.
The bird has been dubbed Clucky by rescuers who used a net to pluck it to safety from the bin at Little Beckford, Worcs.
Clucky is same everywhere," she began in broken English.
Scriptwriter Stephen Beresford strikes a perfect balance between hilarity and heartbreak, sharing polished one-liners among the ensemble cast including Menna Trussler as a clucky old dear, who labours under the illusion that all lesbians are vegetarians.