cocksman

noun cocks·man \ˈkäksmən\

Definition of cocksman

plural

cocksmen

usually vulgar

  1. :  a man known for his sexual prowess or promiscuity

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Origin and Etymology of cocksman

cock's (genitive of 1cock penis) + 1man


First Known Use: circa 1896


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