What does the word cluck mean?

Usage examples for cluck

  1. Written out properly, it reads thus: Hammer boys round- Old Clem, With a thump and a sound- Old Clem, Beat it out, beat it out- Old Clem, With a cluck for the stout- Old Clem, Blow the fire, blow the fire- Old Clem, Roaring drier, soaring higher- Old Clem. – Charles Dickens and Music by James T. Lightwood
  2. " Cluck, cluck, cluck," said the Hen- grouse. – The Boy Who Knew What The Birds Said by Padraic Colum
  3. The coo of doves and cluck of hens, the only voices, sounded peaceful in the sun- filled air. – The Valley of the Kings by Marmaduke Pickthall