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English definition of “cocky”

cocky

adjective uk   /ˈkɒk.i/ us    /ˈkɑː.ki/ informal disapproving
describes a young person who is confident in a way that is unpleasant and sometimes rude: He's a bit cocky for my liking.Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desireShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
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