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cock2

cock2

 
pronunciation:
kak
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: cocked, cocking, cocks
definition: to tilt to one side or turn up, esp. jauntily, alertly, or expectantly.
He cocked his hat and swaggered.The deer stopped and cocked its ears.
synonyms:
perk up
similar words:
bend, incline, raise, tilt, tip, turn
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to stick up or turn up.
The dog's ears cocked at the noise.The man's fists cocked and he was ready to fight.
synonyms:
perk up
similar words:
bend, incline, rise, tilt, tip, turn, twist