Definition of Cleck
1. to hatch [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: hatch
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cleck
Literary usage of Cleck
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Northumberland Words by Richard Oliver Heslop, Oliver Heslop (1892)
"cleck, a hook. " Hing yor coat on tha.t cleck. ... Will potato seed cleck the first year ?" Will it produce tubers the year in which it is sown ? ..."
2. Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century.: Consisting by John Nichols (1817)
"He died at Bierley, the 21st of April 1/41; and was buried at cleck-Heaton chapel, where an elegant monument erected to his memory by his second son, ..."
3. Journal of the Senate of the ... General Assembly of the State of Iowa by Iowa General Assembly. Senate (1858)
"Moved that the Senate adjourn till to-morrow morning at 9$ o'clock, Which motion was lost. Mr. Rankin Moved the Senate adjourn till 9 o'cleck to-morrow, ..."
4. The Civil Code of Lower Canada: Together with a Synopsis of Changes in the by McCord, Thomas, 1828-1886, Thomas McCord, Québec (Province) (1870)
"... Jays and holidays excepted, from nine o'cleck in the morning until ... o'cleck in the afternoon.—Ib. s. 107. [III. ..."