Thesaurus

cockcrow

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of cockcrow

the first appearance of light in the morning or the time of its appearance
  • by cockcrow the mysterious stranger had vanished

Synonyms for cockcrow

Words Related to cockcrow

Near Antonyms for cockcrow

Antonyms for cockcrow

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About cockcrow

Time Traveler for cockcrow

Time Traveler

The first known use of cockcrow was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near cockcrow

cock a snook (at)

cockcrow

cockcrows

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Cockcrow.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cockcrow. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on cockcrow

Britannica English: Translation of cockcrow for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!