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English definition of “cocksure”


adjective     /ˌkɒkˈʃɔːr/ US  /ˌkɑːkˈʃɝː/ informal disapproving
too confident, in a way that is slightly unpleasant or rude: a cocksure young manRude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desireShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
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