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English definition of “cock”

cock

verb [T] (TURN)    /kɒk/ US  /kɑːk/
to move a part of your body upwards or in a particular direction : He cocked his head on one side with a slight frown . The dog cocked its leg (= urinated ) against a tree . to cock an ear / eyebrow Gestures with the head or shoulders cocked     /kɒkt/ US  /kɑːkt/ adjective Her hat was cocked at a jaunty angle .Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting
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