Definition of chanticleering in English:

chanticleering

noun

archaic
  • The loud shrill sound made by a cockerel; crowing; (in extended use) any sound resembling this.

adjective

rare
  • That crows. Also of a sound, voice, etc.: resembling the crow of a cockerel; loud and shrill.

Origin

Mid 17th century. From chanticleer + -ing<br>late 18th century. From chanticleer + -ing.

Pronunciation

chanticleering

/ˈ(t)ʃɑːntɪklɪərɪŋ//ˈ(t)ʃantɪklɪərɪŋ//ˈʃɒntɪklɪərɪŋ/