cock

All Noun Verb
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  • We would let these two game-cocks out half a dozen times a day. Cited from South American Fights and Fighters, by Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • Cocks are given the best of care until near the age of two years old.
  • He cocked his head on one side and watched them with bright little eyes. Cited from The Grasshopper Stories, by Elizabeth Davis Leavitt
  • And he cocked his head as if he was very proud of something. Cited from The Curious Book of Birds, by Abbie Farwell Brown
  • His head is cocked to his left looking to his right.
  • The meaning of the term cock rock has changed over time.
  • If the cocks require opening out before being drawn, the work should be done with care. Cited from Clovers and How to Grow Them, by Thomas Shaw
  • His ears cocked up and his eyes were bright as the machine came into sight. Cited from Prince Jan, St. Bernard, by Forrestine C. Hooker
  • Cock had been Australia's oldest person for more than six years when she died.
  • It is important to note that the ball does not move forward during the cocking stage.
  • However, they spent the next ten days treated like fighting cocks.
  • I asked him what the trouble was with his try cocks. Cited from Rough and Tumble Engineering, by James H. Maggard
  • I could never have imagined myself going off half-cocked like that. Cited from Burned Bridges, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • My grandfather turned a round side-eye on me, hard as a cock's. Cited from Adventures Harry Richmond by Meredith, v5
  • I say, old man, just fling another stone at those cocks, will you? Cited from Love Among the Chickens, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • A little pause, during which we eye each other, like two fighting-cocks. Cited from Nancy, by Rhoda Broughton
  • Its name originated from the cock horses needed along this part of the road.
  • He cocked his pistol as he reached the top, and we did the same. Cited from Sail Ho!, by George Manville Fenn
  • I took up my gun, therefore, and cocking it, had already brought it down to a level. Cited from Expeditions to Sth. Australia II,Charles Sturt
  • It shows a great cross on whose top stands a cock.
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Meaning of cock

  • noun Obscene terms for penis
  • noun Adult male chicken
  • noun Adult male bird
  • verb Tilt or slant to one side
    cock one's head
  • verb Set the trigger of a firearm back for firing