cock


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb

Synonyms for cock

cockerel

Synonyms

phallus

Synonyms

Synonyms for cock

faucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow of a liquid

Related Words

the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled

adult male chicken

adult male bird

tilt or slant to one side

set the trigger of a firearm back for firing

to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others

References in classic literature ?
The donkey laid himself down upon a heap of straw in the yard, the dog stretched himself upon a mat behind the door, the cat rolled herself up on the hearth before the warm ashes, and the cock perched upon a beam on the top of the house; and, as they were all rather tired with their journey, they soon fell asleep.
This frightened him dreadfully, and away he ran to the back door; but there the dog jumped up and bit him in the leg; and as he was crossing over the yard the ass kicked him; and the cock, who had been awakened by the noise, crowed with all his might.
As if attending to these curst cocks and hens here were not enough work for any girl.
With the G1 frame, if you cock that hammer, and then let it down, you have to open the frame to reset the mechanism before you can cock the hammer again.
In other words, the string wasn't pulled all the way back, far enough to cock the bow and engage the safety mechanism.
The - ahem - semi at 69 Cock Lane in Fetcham, near Leatherhead, went on the market with an asking price of PS449,950 earlier this week.
We shot these bows until we physically couldn't cock them any longer at ranges from 10 to 50 yards.
IT IS well known that huge sums of money are waged on cock fights that even lead to frayed tempers.
The pub, on Doric Street, is the latest to undergo a radical makeover courtesy of pub chain AtWill Pubs who run similarly named Merseyside boozers The Cock and Pullet, in Oxton, and The Cock and Donkey, in Birkenhead.
TIMERGARA -- The Ouch police on Sunday claimed to have arrested 46 professional cock fighters from different districts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Eyes dilate, labia engorge, but the cock is a changeling.
Those who are able to cock a 175 pound crossbow with two hands on the string are indeed rare.
If I saw John Wayne cock his Single Action Army, my brain understands it--cock the hammer, point and press the trigger.
But they also have a drawback: They're harder to cock.