[kok-ee] /ˈkɒk i/
adjective, cockier, cockiest.
arrogant; pertly self-assertive; conceited:
He walked in with a cocky air.
adjective cockier, cockiest
excessively proud of oneself
noun (Austral, informal) (pl) cockies
short for cockatoo (sense 2)
a farmer whose farm is regarded as small or of little account
“arrogantly pert,” 1768; originally “lecherous” (1540s); from cock (n.1) + -y (2). Related: Cockiness.
[kok-ish] /ˈkɒk ɪʃ/ adjective 1. 1 .
[kok-uh l] /ˈkɒk əl/ noun 1. any bivalve mollusk of the genus Cardium, having somewhat heart-shaped, radially ribbed valves, especially C. edule, the common edible species of Europe. 2. any of various allied or similar mollusks. 3. (defs 1, 2). 4. a wrinkle; pucker: a cockle in fabric. 5. a small, crisp candy of sugar […]
[kok-uh l-boht] /ˈkɒk əlˌboʊt/ noun 1. . /ˈkɒkəlˌbəʊt/ noun 1. another word for cockboat
[kok-uh l-bur] /ˈkɒk əlˌbɜr/ noun 1. any composite plant of the genus Xanthium, comprising coarse weeds with spiny . 2. the burdock, Arctium lappa. /ˈkɒkəlˌbɜː/ noun 1. any coarse weed of the genus Xanthium, having spiny burs: family Asteraceae (composites) 2. the bur of any of these plants