coldcock

verb cold·cock \ ˈkōl(d)-ˈkäk , ˌkōl(d)- \

Definition of coldcock

: to knock unconscious

Examples of coldcock in a Sentence

  1. He got coldcocked by some guy in a bar.

Origin and Etymology of coldcock

perhaps 2cock


COLDCOCK Defined for English Language Learners

coldcock

Definition of coldcock for English Language Learners

  • : to hit (someone) very hard : to knock out (someone) with a hard punch


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