cockyolly bird

noun cocky·ol·ly bird \ˌkäkēˈälēˌ-\
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cockyoly bird


Definition of cockyolly bird

  1. :  any small bird —used as a pet name

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Origin and Etymology of cockyolly bird

baby-talk, perhaps from 1cock + yellow

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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