Definition of Clecked

1. cleck [v] - See also: cleck



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clecked

cleavage spindle
cleavages
cleave
cleaved
cleaved cell
cleavelandite
cleavelandites
cleaver
cleavers
cleaves
cleaveth
cleaving
cleche
clechy
cleck
clecked (current term)
clecking
clecks
cledge
cledgy
cledonomancy
cleek
cleeked
cleeking
cleekit
cleeks
cleep
cleeped
cleeping
cleeps

Literary usage of Clecked

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The English and Scottish Popular Ballads by Francis James Child, George Lyman Kittredge (1886)
"7 ' 0 whare was you gotten, and whare was ye clecked ? My bonny birdy, tell me : ' ' 0 I was clecked in good green wood, Intill a holly tree ; A gentleman ..."

2. English and Scottish Ballads by Francis James Child (1866)
"Gin it were day, and I were away; For I ha'ena lang time to stay!" " O whare was ye gotten, and where was ye clecked, My bonny birdie, tell me ? ..."

3. The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by Various Writers by Thomas Humphry Ward (1917)
"... Whene'er the school-weans laughin' said, We clecked * thegither hame ? And mind ye o' the Saturdays (The schule then ..."

4. The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by Various Writers by Thomas Humphry Ward (1911)
"Oh mind ye how we hung our heads, How cheeks brent red wi' shame, Whene'er the school-weans laughin' said, We clecked * thegither hame ? ..."

5. Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856: From Gales and by United States Congress, Thomas Hart Benton (1860)
"... of so many persons—if such an institution does Ы wield a power of the most tremendous and alarming character—a power altogether un- cLecked by the State ..."

6. Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places and People by Mary Russell Mitford (1852)
"Oh mind ye how we hung our heads, How cheeks brent red wi' shame, Whene'er the schule-weans laughin' said We clecked thegither hame 1 And mind ye o' the ..."

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