DEFINE_COM_1561325363.html

#top

Define.com, FreeWorldBank.org, hdcolors.com, LibertarianCare.org, WorldJubilee.org and FairUseTV.org are SMALL PARTS of an EDUCATIONAL NONPROFIT GLOBAL PEACE INITIATIVE whose PURPOSE is to PROMOTE worldwide electronic democracy, universal home ownership, free universal health care, a guaranteed lifetime income, medicine and nursing in particular, science, academia, engineering, programming, writing, art, creativity, imagination, reason, critical thinking, peace, citizen equality, race and gender equality, civil rights, free universal education, free internet, free electricity, free water, free electric transportation, personal liberty, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, animal rights, compassionate and nonviolent parenting, social and economic justice, social and ecological responsibility, sustainability, biodiversity, environmentally responsible global economic development, open and transparent government, global monetary reform, secularism, cognitive liberty and a permanent cessation of the War on Drugs.

GOOD BAD SERIOUS CRITICAL NEUTRAL
Cock

13 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Faucet \Fau"cet\, noun [F. fausset, perh. fr. L. fauces throat.]

1. A fixture for drawing a liquid, as water, molasses, oil, etc., from a pipe, cask, or other vessel, in such quantities as may be desired; -- called also {tap}, and {cock}. It consists of a tubular spout, stopped with a movable plug, spigot, valve, or slide.

2. The enlarged end of a section of pipe which receives the spigot end of the next section.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\ (k[o^]k), verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Cocked} (k[o^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Cocking}.] [Cf. Gael. coc to cock.]

1. To set erect; to turn up.

Our Lightfoot barks, and cocks his ears. --Gay.

Dick would cock his nose in scorn. --Swift.

2. To shape, as a hat, by turning up the brim.

3. To set on one side in a pert or jaunty manner.

They cocked their hats in each other's faces. --Macaulay.

4. To turn (the eye) obliquely and partially close its lid, as an expression of derision or insinuation.

{Cocked hat}. (a) A hat with large, stiff flaps turned up to a peaked crown, thus making its form triangular; -- called also {three-cornered hat}. (b) A game similar to ninepins, except that only three pins are used, which are set up at the angles of a triangle.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\ (k[o^]k), noun [AS. coc; of unknown origin, perh. in imitation of the cry of the cock. Cf. {Chicken}.]

1. The male of birds, particularly of gallinaceous or domestic fowls.

2. A vane in the shape of a cock; a weathercock.

Drenched our steeples, drowned the cocks! --Shak.

3. A chief man; a leader or master. [Humorous]

Sir Andrew is the cock of the club, since he left us. --Addison.

4. The crow of a cock, esp. the first crow in the morning; cockcrow. [Obs.]

He begins at curfew, and walks till the first cock. --Shak.

5. A faucet or valve.

Note: Jonsons says, "The handle probably had a cock on the top; things that were contrived to turn seem anciently to have had that form, whatever was the reason." Skinner says, because it used to be constructed in forma crit[ae] galli, i.e., in the form of a cock's comb.

6. The style of gnomon of a dial. --Chambers.

7. The indicator of a balance. --Johnson.

8. The bridge piece which affords a bearing for the pivot of a balance in a clock or watch. --Knight.

9. a penis. [vulgar] [PJC]

{Ball cock}. See under {Ball}.

{Chaparral cock}. See under {Chaparral}.

{Cock and bull story}, {an extravagant}, boastful story; a canard.

{Cock of the plains} (Zool.) See {Sage cock}.

{Cock of the rock} (Zool.), a South American bird ({Rupicola aurantia}) having a beautiful crest.

{Cock of the walk}, a chief or master; the hero of the hour; one who has overcrowed, or got the better of, rivals or competitors.

{Cock of the woods}. See {Capercailzie}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, noun [Cf. Icel. k["o]kkr lump, Dan. kok heap, or E. cock to set erect.] A small concial pile of hay.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, verb (used with an object) To put into cocks or heaps, as hay.

Under the cocked hay. --Spenser.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, noun [Of. coque, F. coche, a small vessel, L. concha muscle shell, a vessel. See {Coach}, and cf. {Cog} a small boat.] A small boat.

Yond tall anchoring bark [appears] Diminished to her cock; her cock, a buoy Almost too small for sight. --Shak.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, verb (used without an object) To strut; to swagger; to look big, pert, or menacing. --Addison.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, noun A corruption or disguise of the word God, used in oaths. [Obs.] "By cock and pie." --Shak.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, noun The act of cocking; also, the turn so given; as, a cock of the eyes; to give a hat a saucy cock.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, noun [It. cocca notch of an arrow.]

1. The notch of an arrow or crossbow.

2. The hammer in the lock of a firearm.

{At cock}, {At full cock}, with the hammer raised and ready to fire; -- said of firearms, also, jocularly, of one prepared for instant action.

{At half cock}. See under {Half}.

{Cock feather} (Archery), the feather of an arrow at right angles to the direction of the cock or notch. --Nares.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, verb (used with an object) To draw the hammer of (a firearm) fully back and set it for firing.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cock \Cock\, verb (used without an object) To draw back the hammer of a firearm, and set it for firing.

Cocked, fired, and missed his man. --Byron.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

cock

noun

1: obscene terms for penis [syn: {cock}, {prick}, {dick}, {shaft}, {pecker}, {peter}, {tool}, {putz}]

2: faucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow of a liquid [syn: {stopcock}, {cock}, {turncock}]

3: the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled [syn: {hammer}, {cock}]

4: adult male chicken [syn: {cock}, {rooster}]

5: adult male bird

verb

1: tilt or slant to one side; "cock one's head"

2: set the trigger of a firearm back for firing

3: to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others; "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house" [syn: {tittup}, {swagger}, {ruffle}, {prance}, {strut}, {sashay}, {cock}]

GOOD BAD SERIOUS CRITICAL NEUTRAL

Definitions retrieved from the Open Source DICT English and WordNet 3.0 dictionaries. Click here for database copyright information.

Define.com is a PRIVATE SECTOR NONPROFIT EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE that PROMOTES WORLDWIDE ELECTRONIC DEMOCRACY, OPEN and TRANSPARENT GOVERNMENT and WORLDWIDE BANKING REFORM.

PHILOSOPHY - VALUES - A SECULAR CONSTITUTION - FIRST PRINCIPLES - ETHICS - MORALS - GOALS - UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS - GOOD HEALTH, LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL CITIZENS EVERYWHERE ON EARTH - 1. Caduceus - GOOD HEALTH - Messenger of the gods - COMPASSION - MERCY - BENEVOLENCE - BE HUMANE - BE KIND - BE GENTLE - DO NO HARM - DO NOT HATE - DO NOT FEAR - FEAR NOT - BE NOT AFRAID - CAUSE NO PAIN - BE AS PAINLESS AS POSSIBLE - CAUSE NO FEAR - DO NOT BE SCARY - DO NOT PUNISH - DO NOT MAKE THREATS - DO NOT BE COERCIVE - BE PERMISSIVE - BE TOLERANT - USE BIRTH CONTROL - PERMIT DIVORCE - EMPATHY IS CRITICAL - RESPECT FOR THE DIGNITY OF ALL HUMAN BEINGS IS CRITICAL - FREE UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE - FREE UNIVERSAL EDUCATION - UNIVERSAL HOME OWNERSHIP 2. Golden Key - LIBERTY (SECURITY PRIVACY SAFETY) FREE WILL - TOTAL FREEDOM OF SPEECH - TOTAL FREEDOM OF THE PRESS - UNIVERSAL SPENDING AUTHORITY - PRIVATE PROPERTY - FREE LAND - THERE IS NO GOVERNMENT - A GUARANTEED LIFETIME INCOME - NOW YOU OWN YOUR HOME AND LAND - NOW YOU HAVE A GUARANTEED LIFETIME INCOME - YOU ARE SAFE AND SECURE 3. Golden Scales of JUSTICE (TRUTH FACTS EVIDENCE PROOF) EQUALITY FAIRNESS PLURALISM OPENNESS TRANSPARENCY - RESPECT THE ECOSYSTEM - BE A CRITICAL THINKER - THINK FOR YOURSELF - QUESTION AUTHORITY - ALWAYS SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER

www.FreeWorldBank.org

facebook.com/FreeWorldBank

facebook.com/groups/FreeWorldBank

Eye and Pyramid BANKING REFORM CHALLENGE

Eye and Pyramid BANKING REFORM CHALLENGE