cocksure Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “cocksure” in the English Dictionary

"cocksure" in British English

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uk   /ˌkɒkˈʃɔːr/  us   /ˌkɑːkˈʃɝː/ informal disapproving
too ​confident, in a way that is ​slightlyunpleasant or ​rude: a cocksure ​young man
(Definition of cocksure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cocksureadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkɑkˈʃʊər/  /-ˈʃoʊr/ disapproving
too confident: a ​strong, cocksure ​young man
(Definition of cocksure from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cocksure”
in Chinese (Simplified) 过于自信的,狂妄自信的, 自以为是的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 過於自信的,狂妄自信的, 自以為是的…
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