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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THE Nando's chef who fed Ben Stokes on the eve of his Ashes heroics says her chicken dish was extra clucky for England.
IF YOU'RE looking for a good deed this weekend, this could be your clucky break.
Clucky's father was killed in a car accident, his mother won't leave the house and his sister is the girlfriend of a local gangster, so he spends his time speculating on mathematical puzzles or selling eggs from the family chickens (hence the nickname).
as Michael Dawson as The family, including clucky housemaid Ellen (Julie Walters), will be homeless on the streets of London.
"All sorts of characters turned up including the Paisley bunny, his bunny partner, a dalmatian and Clucky the chicken.
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.
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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.
Clucky, a rehabilitated rooster that rode his master's handlebars around the Beach.
"Clucky the Hen" is an English translation of a Spanish children's book destined to become an imaginative classic, winner of an International Latino Book Award by the Latin Literacy Now organization.
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.