crow 2 (krō)
intr.v. crowed, crow·ing, crows
1. To utter the shrill cry characteristic of a rooster.
2. To exult over an accomplishment or piece of good fortune; boast. See Synonyms at boast1.
3. To make a sound expressive of pleasure or well-being, characteristic of an infant.
1. The shrill cry of a rooster.
2. An inarticulate sound expressive of pleasure or delight.
[Middle English crouen, from Old English crāwan; see gerə-2 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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