cockade

noun cock·ade \ kä-ˈkād \
|Updated on: 18 May 2018

Definition of cockade

: an ornament (such as a rosette) usually worn on a hat as a badge

cockaded

play \-ˈkā-dəd\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of cockade

modification of French cocarde, from feminine of cocard vain, from coq cock, from Old French coc, of imitative origin


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Definition of cockade for English Language Learners

  • : a decoration that is worn on a hat especially as part of a uniform to show a person's status, rank, etc.


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