[tʃ_ˌa_n_t_ɪ_k_l_ˈiə], [t͡ʃˌantɪklˈi͡ə], [t‍ʃˌantɪklˈi‍ə]

Definitions of Chanticleer:

  1.   A crowing cock. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2.   A cock, from the loudness and clearness of his tones. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3.   A cock. – Newage Dictionary DB

Usage examples for Chanticleer:

  1. There he consulted several books of ancient chivalry, of which he was exceedingly fond, and found that, on every occasion on which this oath had been used, Chanticleer had always crowed a second time. ” – Humorous Ghost Stories by Dorothy Scarborough
  2. Now, by the beard of Nassau, what joke is Chanticleer playing us now? ” – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  3. As they emerged from the prison that had so long confined them, a cool morning zephyr swept their faces, bringing with it once more the well- known voice of distant chanticleer – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  4. Perhaps the next best tale is the merry story of Chanticleer and the Fox. ” – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  5. The day is noisy enough, but at night, what with dogs baying the moon, and the nightjars calling, when owls do cry-" " When owls do cry-" "- and the earnest but mistaken chanticleer they have a rotten time. ” – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates
  6. And you, Maman Vacher- What was the price of that chanticleer of yours? ” – Merry-Garden and Other Stories by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  7. M. Dupin leapt up, snapped his bony fingers triumphantly; then, thrusting his hands beneath his coat- tails and clasping them, strode to and fro in front of the Major, for all the world like a long- legged chanticleer – The Mayor of Troy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  8. “ I do like to see a tall proud chanticleer strutting in the yard and barely giving way as I advance, almost ready to do battle with a stranger like a mastiff. ” – Hospital Sketches by Robert Swain Peabody
  9. “ Pinckney and Wise, are now found to be wholly at fault, and the chanticleer rhetoric of Messrs. ” – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  10. This, of course, ended all idea of that young chanticleer being my Romeo; and yet the young rascal was, or fancied he was, over head and ears in love at this very time, and an exquisite sketch Hayter had just made of him might with the utmost propriety have been sent to the exhibition with no other title than " Portrait of a Lover." ” – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble