“Four couples came to the modest little party; a young doctor and his wife, another naval officer, a cheerful young man described as a chook farmer whose way of life was a mystery to the American, and the young owner of a tiny engineering works.”
“On August 3rd, 2004 chook aka kim (not verified) says:”
“On August 2nd, 2004 chook aka kim (not verified) says:”
“It makes me want to be a 'chook' fancy having such a beautiful home.”
“Put the end of one strip into the jaws of your paper crimper, gently squeeze then "chook" the whole strip through the crimper.”
“Removing the skin as Lenny does in this video might a familiar process to people who've basted a "chook" by getting their hands under the skin to rub a mixture of butter, garlic, herbs and what-not on the flesh.”
“Unless you plan to herd us into an empty chook pen or the hold of the hovercraft.”
“The very hypothesis of AGW is dead in the water in OZ (though its still floundering around like a chook with its head cut off because it doesn't quite know yet that it is, in fact, dead!)”
“I'm contemplating trying to actually cook today, rather than just chucking a chunk o 'chook in the cooker.”
“Akshuly, ai wuz reedign tihs arkticlol bowt Dazy teh braiv chook:”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘chook’.
birds with singular names from
at least 9 English dictionaries
For those who wish no words were ever forgotten
Odd-sounding chicken breeds & chicken-related words
From Cloudstreet by Tim Winton. Expect lots of new-to-me words and/or just pleasing words encountered in this book, perhaps mostly Australian slang.
Words I heard there. Or from Australians.
Words I love the sound, meaning and/or impact of. Words I use often.
Looking for tweets for chook.