What is another word for pullet?

Pronunciation: [pˈʊlɪt] (IPA)

The word "pullet" is used to refer to a young female chicken that has not reached maturity. There are several synonyms for pullet such as a chick, a juvenile hen, or a young chicken. Other synonyms include a henlet, a cockerel, a rooster, or a fowl. "Pullet" is commonly used to refer to a female chicken that is less than a year old and has not started laying eggs regularly. However, it is worth noting that some people may use variations of these synonyms, depending on the region and context. Regardless of the synonym used, pullets are an essential part of the poultry industry and continue to provide a source of food for many people worldwide.

Synonyms for Pullet:

What are the hypernyms for Pullet?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    bird, domestic animal, fowl, gallinaceous bird, poultry.

What are the hyponyms for Pullet?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for pullet (as nouns)

Usage examples for Pullet

Some day I may persuade you to look in at my farm; I daresay, though the times are bad, we shall find a pullet to eat.
"Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius"
Samuel Dill
Or is it reasonable to conjecture that the same degree of Heat is necessary to enliven an Insect as is required to hatch the Egg of a pullet?
"The Plague at Marseilles Consider'd"
Richard Bradley
But it's a beautiful country when you douse the sunshine and turn on the starlight, or a half-size moon like that young pullet in the west sky yonder.
"The Reclaimers"
Margaret Hill McCarter

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