cocks 1 of 4

plural of cock
as in valves
a fixture for controlling the flow of a liquid an automobile radiator cock

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cocks

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noun (2)

plural of cock

cocks

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noun (3)

plural of cock
as in tilts
the act of positioning or an instance of being positioned at an angle a slight cock of his head suggested that he was listening in on our conversation

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cocks

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verb

present tense third-person singular of cock
as in slopes
to set or cause to be at an angle cocked his head to the side as he listened to her quizzically

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“Cocks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cocks. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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