• Collective nouns for eggs
    collective noun usage
    clutchA clutch of eggs
    ('clutch' generally refers to a group of eggs laid by a bird)
    broodA brood of eggs
    ('brood' generally refers to a group of eggs being hatched together)
    sittingA sitting of eggs
    ('sitting' generally refers to a group of eggs under a brooding bird)
    trayA tray of eggs
    ('tray' generally refers to a group of eggs made ready for consumption)
    cartonA carton of eggs
    ('carton' generally refers to a group of eggs packaged for consumption)
    (see list of all collective nouns)

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