cluck Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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uk   us   /klʌk/
[I] to make the ​low, ​interruptednoise that a ​chicken makes [I or T] informal to ​expressdisapproval or other ​emotion by making a ​short, ​sharpsound with ​yourtongue: to cluck indisapproval/​amazement She ​shakes her ​head, ​smiles, and clucks her ​tongue. [I] informal to ​express an ​unnecessaryamount of ​sympathy, ​worry, or ​approval towards someone: The ​attendants clucked and ​fussed overpassengers.
(Definition of cluck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cluckverb [I/T]

 us   /klʌk/
to make a ​sound like a ​chicken
(Definition of cluck from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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