cockcrow

noun
cock·​crow | \ ˈkäk-ˌkrō How to pronounce cockcrow (audio) \

Definition of cockcrow

: dawn

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Examples of cockcrow in a Sentence

by cockcrow the mysterious stranger had vanished

First Known Use of cockcrow

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cockcrow was in the 14th century

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Cockcroft

cockcrow

cockcrowing

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“Cockcrow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cockcrow. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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