• WordNet 3.6
    • adj cackly like the cackles or squawks a hen makes especially after laying an egg
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In literature:

Well cacked, well sung!
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
Well cacked, well sung!
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book I." by Francois Rabelais
That is well cacked, well scummered, said Panurge; do you compare yourself with Hercules?
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book II." by Francois Rabelais
It is bien chien, chie chante, well cacked and cackled, shitten, and sung in matter of talk.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book III." by Francois Rabelais
There was a cackly tone in her voice, especially when raised above the din of the music, which was peculiarly irritating to sensitive ears.
"Beyond The Rocks" by Elinor Glyn
I expect he must have recognized some of us for he indulges in a cackly, throaty laugh and then waves us in cordial.
"Torchy and Vee" by Sewell Ford
He was a drefful fellow to drink, Cack was!
"Oldtown Fireside Stories" by Harriet Beecher Stowe
There were gingerbread and "cacks" even in the earliest days; but they were not sold in unlimited numbers.
"Customs and Fashions in Old New England" by Alice Morse Earle