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cocket

noun cock·et \ˈkäkə̇t\

Definition of cocket

plural

-s

  1. 1a :  a seal formerly of the English or Scottish king's customhouse b :  any one of certain other seals formerly used to seal permits

  2. 2 :  a certificate given to merchants warranting that goods have been duly entered through customs and all duties paid

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Origin and Etymology of cocket

Middle English cocquet, from Anglo-French cokkette or Medieval Latin coketa, coketum customhouse seal


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cocket

noun cock·et \"\

Definition of cocket

plural

-s

obsolete

  1. :  fine wheaten leavened bread

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Origin and Etymology of cocket

Middle English cocket, coket


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cocket

adjective cock·et \"\

Definition of cocket

now dialectal, England

  1. 1 :  pert, saucy

  2. 2 :  lively, brisk, merry

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Origin and Etymology of cocket

Middle French coquet coquettish — more at coquette


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