kluck

cluck

and kluck (klək)
n. a stupid person; a person as stupid as a chicken. Why did they send me a dumb cluck to do this work? You silly kluck! Why’d you do that?

kluck

verb
See cluck
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Using the Australian Synchrotron, Mr Jason Brouwer, Dr Peter Czabotar, Dr Ruth Kluck and colleagues from the institute's Structural Biology division investigated how the structure of Bak changes in order to initiate cell death.
On August 30, Kluck received a message from General Karl von Billow, commander of the German Second Army, announcing that the French at Guise had been defeated "in a decisive fashion" and requesting Kluck to help exploit the victory by moving southeastward.
Snyder CR, Monsson Y, Kluck B, Lehman KA (2006) Hope for rehabilitation and vice versa.
It is a vast improvement over our previous site,” said CEO Gary Kluck.
All three drivers - former European Rally Champion Walter Rohrl, Porsche test driver Timo Kluck and Porsche factory driver Marc Lieb - were quicker than the existing record with each lap driving two different 918 Spyder, and posted several lap times of less than seven minutes.
All three drivers - Former European Rally Champion Walter Rohrl, Porsche test driver Timo Kluck and Porsche factory driver Marc Lieb - were quicker than the existing record with each lap driving the two 918 Spyder models used, and posted lap times of less than seven minutes on numerous occasions.
Carson, Becoming Conversant with the Emerging Church: Understanding a Movement and Its Implications (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2005), and Kevin DeYoung and Ted Kluck, Why We're Not Emergent: by Two Guys Who Should Be (Chicago: Moody, 2008).
Lynette Kluck, at Leederville in the 1950s, says she found the work just as hard later in a commercial laundry.
25 the Minister of Defense signed a lease for $62 million with an intermediary, Hubertus Florentius Kluck, a company in existence for six months, for 2 Damen Stan 4207 Patrol cars and six Damen DI-1102 Interceptor boats.
Keldon Henley and Wesley Kluck have switched roles at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia.
In the First Battle of the Marne, deep-penetrating airborne ISR detected a fatal error committed by Gen Alexander von Kluck of Germany.
There are evidences that members of the Bcl2 protein family are key mediators of cytochrome c release in the context of apoptotic stimuli (Green 2006; Kluck et al.
Ted Kluck, "The Joy of Sports" in "Are Sports the Problem?
Kelsey Kimball, McCall Kimball, Lorenzo Maddox, Lateefa Mosley, EJ Beckham, Dwayne Rogers, Janeeata Rogers, Cathy McEvily, Shemeka Maddox, Debbie Kluck (Ant Hill Live
In: Peters C, Gey FC, Gonzalo J, Muller H, Jones GJF, Kluck M, Magnini B, de Rijke M (eds) CLEF, Springer, LNCS, vol 4022, pp 307-331