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Meaning of PULLET

Pronunciation:  'pûlit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  young hen usually less than a year old
  2. [n]  flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying
 

PULLET is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: frier, fryer
 
 See Also: biddy, chicken, hen, poulet, volaille

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pul"let\, n. [OE. polete, OF. polete, F. poulette, dim.
of poule a hen, fr. L. pullus a young animal, a young fowl.
See {Foal}, and cf. {Poult}, {Poultry}, {Pool} stake.]
A young hen, or female of the domestic fowl.

{Pullet sperm}, the treadle of an egg. [Obs.] --Shak.

 

 

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