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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It was easy to tell a clucky from a regular hen due to the way she would puff up her feathers and make angry "cluck, cluck" sounds whenever you neared her nest.
The hostages discover Kevin has 23 distinct personalities, including germ-phobic brute called Barry, a clucky mother hen called Patricia and nine-year-old boy called Hedwig.
There are 16 different types of burger and hotdog to choose from, with names such as Moo on Blue, Smokie Eddie and Clucky Malone.
My wife plumped for the current special, the Clucky Balboa chicken burger (PS10.
com Happy go clucky Kitchen chicken sign, PS11, Not On The High Street Even the grumpiest not-a-morning-person can't help to raise a smile at this cheery cockerel.
The burger chain is celebrating its new limited edition chicken burger, Clucky Balboa, with three days of giveaways at their restaurants.
BRIDGET JONES'S BABY (15) DIRECTOR Sharon Maguire, who helmed Bridget Jones's Diary, and her clucky trio of screenwriters, which includes co-star Emma Thompson, are in a celebratory mood.
Paula and her police officer sidekick Andy (Oscar Kightley) place Ricky with clucky farm wife Bella (Rima Te Wiata) and her grumpy husband Hector (Sam Neill).
Sam Neill and Julian Dennison Paula and her police officer sidekick Andy (Oscar Kightley) place Ricky with clucky farm wife Bella (Rima Te Wiata) and her grumpy husband Hector (Sam Neill).
ADRIAN Hill and his sidekick Eric the Turkey are hoping to get clucky this Christmas with a seasonal smash that's more drumstick and baste than drum and bass.
The proprietress (a clucky old flirt played by Pauline Collins) insists Mr.
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.