To make the noise, or utter the call, of a brooding hen.
- The characteristic sound made by a hen when brooding or calling its chicks.
- A sound similar to this.
- Informal A stupid or foolish person.
- To utter the characteristic sound of a hen.
- To make a sound similar to that of a hen, as in coaxing a horse.
- To call by making the characteristic sound of a hen or a similar sound.
- To express by clucking: He clucked disapproval.