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Origin of hen
OTHER WORDS FROM henhen·like, adjectivehen·nish, adjective
Examples from the Web for hens
What he loved to do was count the number of eggs his hens laid.Orwell’s Lies: His Diaries Reveal Problems with the Truth|Jimmy So|August 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As Foer writes in Eating Animals, “I could keep a flock of hens under my sink and call them free-range.”
The UNFPA is moving toward smaller incentives, like hens, for cost reasons.
By October 20 many of the nests were complete, and the hens sat in them, though no eggs were to be seen yet.Antarctic Penguins|George Murray Levick
He then sits to hatch them, while the hens feed round at liberty.The Western World|W.H.G. Kingston
If you are forced to give your hens or chickens meal, you must sift it fine and scald it and cool it.
The hens went silently about, and roosters crowed in psalm-tunes.Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 4|Charles Dudley Warner
And Boxer barked, and the hens cackled, and the guinea-fowls cried "Come back, come back!"The Adventures of A Brownie|Miss Mulock
British Dictionary definitions for hens
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Idioms and Phrases with hens
see mad as a hornet (wet hen); scarce as hen's teeth.