[choo k, chook]
  1. (used as a call for poultry or pigs.)
Also chook·ie [choo k-ee, choo-kee] /ˈtʃʊk i, ˈtʃu ki/.

Origin of chook

1885–90; compare British dialect chuck, chook call to poultry, chuck3, chicken Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for chookie


  1. See jook
  1. Also called: chookie Australian informal a hen or chicken
  2. Australian informal a woman, esp a more mature one
  1. Australian a exclamation used to attract chickens
  2. he couldn't raffle a chook in a pub he is incapable of carrying out even the simplest of tasks
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