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English

Etymology

Old English cocc, reinforced by Old (and modern) French coq.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
cock

Plural
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  1. A male bird, especially a domestic fowl.
  2. Male chicken.
  3. A valve or tap for controlling flow in plumbing.
  4. The hammer of a firearm.
  5. (slang, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The penis.
  6. (curling) The circle at the end of the rink.
  7. The state of being cocked; an upward turn, tilt or angle.
  8. (UK, pejorative, Template loop detected: Template:context 2) A stupid person.
  9. (UK, informal) An informal term of address.
    All right, cock

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Verb

Infinitive
to cock

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to cock (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To lift the cock of a firearm; to prepare (a gun) to be fired.
  2. (transitive) To turn or twist something upwards or to one side.
  3. (UK, transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 2) To copulate with.

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