n.) The female of the domestic fowl; also, the female of grouse, pheasants, or any kind of birds; as, the heath hen; the gray hen.
The hen is brooding her eggs.
The hen laid a large brown egg.
The hen sits for most of the day.
She fussed around like mother hen.
The hen tucked her head under her wing.
The hen has hatched all her chickens out.
The hen gave a squawk when it saw the cat.
The hen layed three beautiful speckled eggs.
There were fresh fox tracks around the hen huts.
I have hen party every few weeks. We love to get together.
The higher officials knew there was a hen on.
It’s going to be a total hen party.
Black hens lay white eggs.
The farmer scattered the corn in the yard for the hens.
I sometimes use a gun to frighten dogs away from the hens.
I threw pebbles at the hens, and that made them jump and squawk.
The hens pecked hopefully at the dusty floor.
It is time for hens to brood.