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cockscomb

cocks·comb

cockscomb

pronunciation:
kaks kom
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of several common garden plants with brightly colored spiky flowers.
definition 2: a vain man who is exceptionally concerned with his dress and appearance; coxcomb.
definition 3: the comb of a rooster.