cackler

Primary Meanings of cackler

1.
n
any of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song; in some classifications considered members of the family Muscicapidae
2.
n
a hen that has just laid an egg and emits a shrill squawk
Full Definitions of cackler
1

n any of various insectivorous Old World birds with a loud incessant song; in some classifications considered members of the family Muscicapidae

Synonyms:
babbler
Type of:
oscine, oscine bird
passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
2

n a hen that has just laid an egg and emits a shrill squawk

Type of:
biddy, hen
adult female chicken

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