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roost·er

 (ro͞o′stər)
n.
1.
a. An adult male chicken.
b. An adult male of certain other birds.
2. A person regarded as cocky or pugnacious.
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rooster

(ˈruːstə)
n
(Animals) chiefly US and Canadian the male of the domestic fowl; a cock
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roost•er

(ˈru stər)

n.
1. the male of domestic fowl and certain game birds; cock.
2. Informal. a cocky person.
[1765–75; roost + -er1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rooster - adult male chickenrooster - adult male chicken      
Gallus gallus, chicken - a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
cockerel - a young domestic cock; not older than one year
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Translations
ديكدِيك
kohout
hane
خروس
kukko
pijetao
hani
おんどり
수탉
gallus
gaidys
cocoş
petelin
tupp
jogoo
ไก่ตัวผู้
gà trống

rooster

[ˈruːstəʳ] N (esp US) → gallo m
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rooster

[ˈruːstər] ncoq m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

rooster

nHahn m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

rooster

[ˈruːstəʳ] ngallo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

roost

(ruːst) noun
a branch etc on which a bird rests at night.
verb
(of birds) to sit or sleep on a roost.
ˈrooster noun
(especially American) a farmyard cock.
rule the roost
to be the person in a group, family etc whose orders, wishes etc are obeyed.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

rooster

دِيك kohout hane Hahn κόκορας gallo kukko coq pijetao gallo おんどり 수탉 haan hane kogut galo петух tupp ไก่ตัวผู้ horoz gà trống 公鸡
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