Meaning of CROW in English


v. & n.

v.intr. 1 (past crowed or crew) (of a cock) utter its characteristic loud cry. 2 (of a baby) utter happy cries. 3 (usu. foll. by over) express unrestrained gleeful satisfaction.

n. 1 the cry of a cock. 2 a happy cry of a baby.

[ OE crawan, of imit. orig. ]

Concise Oxford English dictionary.      Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка.