cock translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "cock" - English-Spanish dictionary

See all translations

cock

noun /kok/
the male of birds, especially of the domestic fowl
gallo, macho
a cock and three hens (also adjective) a cock sparrow.
a kind of tap for controlling the flow of liquid, gas etc
grifo
Once the stop cock was opened, gas flowed into the empty container.
a slang word for the penis.
polla
cockerel /ˈkokərəl/ noun a young farmyard cock
gallito
The cockerel has been crowing every morning since 4 am.
cocky adjective ( comparative cockier, superlative cockiest) conceited; over-confident
creído
a cocky attitude.
cock-and-bull story noun an absurd, unbelievable story
cuento chino
He came up with some cock-and-bull story about the dog eating his homework.
cockcrow noun (literary) early morning
con el canto del gallo, al amanecer
He gets up at cockcrow.
cockeyed adjective ridiculous
absurdo, ridículo
a cockeyed idea.
cocksure adjective very or too confident
creído
He was cocksure about passing the exam.
cock-up noun (British, informal) something which has been spoiled because of a stupid mistake or by being done badly
Cagada
A major cock-up by the two central defenders led to the first goal being scored.
cock up phrasal verb (British, informal) to spoil something by making a stupid mistake or by doing it badly
Hacer una Cagada
The restaurant cocked up our booking and we had to wait ages for a table.
(Definition of cock from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “cock” in Spanish

Definitions of “cock” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More