Pronunciation of Quacking
/kwˈakɪŋ/, /kwˈakɪŋ/, /k_w_ˈa_k_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for Quacking:
roaring, Bleating, crowing, Braying, grunting, Clucking, snorting, Snarling, howling, crying, Mooing, Ululating, Cawing, chattering, squealing, Whinnying, Twitting, cooing, growling, Neighing, bellowing, Cackling, Hooting, Mewing, meowing, Baying, bawling, calling, yelping, Gobbling, Warbling, honking, Squawking, Barking, Purring, trilling, Chirping.
Usage examples for Quacking:
- In the next scene he is running off, at full speed, with one of the ducks thrown over his shoulder; and the others, with their mouths open as if quacking loudly, are just rising from the water. - "Frank, the Young Naturalist", Harry Castlemon.
- The ducks by the roadside ran to their ponds quacking as he approached; and even the geese seemed to pity his condition, for they awoke to gabble him out a salutation, and having shook their feathers, they would sail in the same direction, so long as there was water, and then take leave of him with a loud gabbling. - "The Life and Adventures of Maj. Roger Sherman Potter", "Pheleg Van Trusedale" A pseudonym for Francis Colburn Adams.