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cock

noun [C]  /kɑk/ us  

cock noun [C] (BIRD)

a rooster (= an adult male chicken)

cock

verb [T]  /kɑk/ us  

cock verb [T] (TURN)

to turn a part of the body in a particular direction: He cocked his head to one side.

cock verb [T] (PREPARE GUN)

to prepare a gun so that it is ready for firing
Translations of “cock”
in Korean 수탉…
in Arabic ديك…
in French coq, robinet, queue…
in Turkish yetişkin horoz…
in Italian gallo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥, 公雞,雄雞, (與鳥名合用)雄鳥,雄禽…
in Russian петух…
in Polish kogut…
in Spanish gallo, macho, grifo…
in Portuguese galo…
in German der Hahn, der Schwanz…
in Catalan gall…
in Japanese おんどり…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟, 公鸡,雄鸡, (与鸟名合用)雄鸟,雄禽…
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