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cackly Explained

cackly at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

cackly
adj : like the cackles or squawks a hen makes especially after
laying an egg [syn: {squawky}]

cackly at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » cackle|ly

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Resembling or characterised by cackling.
    1. Inter: quote-news » year=2008|date=June 10|author=Jon Pareles|title=Rapper’s Road to Pop|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/10/arts/music/10wayn.html


    |passage=His voice rises and falls in a sly, scratchy singsong ——— no wonder he calls himself Weezy —— that can sound like a cackly old man or a wisecracking kid.
    Translation: my » cackly