bawcock

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noun baw·cock \ˈbȯ-ˌkäk\

Definition of bawcock

archaic

  1. :  a fine fellow

Origin and Etymology of bawcock

French beau coq, from beau fine + coq fellow, cock


First Known Use: 1599

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