cacarear
intransitive verb
1. (to make the sound of a fowl) 
a. to cluck (hen) 
La gallina cacareó cuando puso sus huevos.The hen clucked when she laid her eggs.
b. to crow (rooster) 
Todas las mañanas, a las 5am, cacarea el gallo.Every morning at 5am, the rooster crows.
transitive verb
2. (colloquial) (to brag about) 
Maria ha estado todo el día cacareando sobre su ascenso.Maria has been boasting about her promotion all day.
cacarear
transitive verb
1. (jactarse de) 
a. to boast about 
2. (pregonar) 
a. to blab about 
intransitive verb
3. (gallo) 
a. to cluck, to cackle 
cacarear
transitive verb
to boast about; make much of
ese triunfo tan cacareado that much-trumpeted victory
intransitive verb
[+gallina] to cluck; [+gallo] to crow;
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