Rooster definition

ro͝ostər
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The adult male of the chicken and other, similar birds.
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A male of any species of gallinaceous bird. Typically refers to the domestic chicken, Gallus gallus domesticus.
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A person regarded as cocky or pugnacious.
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An adult male chicken.
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An adult male of certain other birds.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
rooster
Plural:
roosters

Origin of rooster

  • roost +"Ž -er

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