high cockalorum


Definition of high cockalorum

  1. 1 British :  a boys' game of leapfrog —used as a shout during the game

  2. 2 :  a person with pretensions to great importance :  a high-and-mighty person :  big shot placed himself as the high cockalorum of the universe — J. F. Stevens

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to criticize severely

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