pullet

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pullet

Definitions by Wordnik

  1. (noun) A young domestic hen, usually one that is less than one year old.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. Why Clay, I thought you knew a pullet is a bullet that has been pulled and can be reused. - Stupid Moves
  2. Some translations are trickier, like describing pullet, which is a hen less than a year old but appears on some menus as Sexually Inexperienced Chicken. - Archive 2007-04-01
  3. For those of you who don't know, a pullet is a young hen, not even a year old. - Archive 2007-08-01
  4. There was one unofficial poll taken by the Staley Milling Company in -- in Kansas, which had these things called pullet adams, which were a feed for -- for livestock. - The Last Campaign: How Harry Truman Won the 1948 Election
  5. It does not mean by this that a scrawny pullet is of more importance than family honor; it simply means that the man who steals a pullet is a cowardly thief, while the one who ignores the advances of a pretty woman is an incorrigible idiot. - The Complete Works of Brann the Iconoclast, Volume 1.

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