cockloft

noun
cock·loft | \ˈkäk-ˌlȯft \

Definition of cockloft 

: a small garret

Examples of cockloft in a Sentence

the ski chalet features additional sleeping quarters in its cockloft, which is accessible through a pull-down ladder

First Known Use of cockloft

1589, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cockloft

probably from cock entry 1

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