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cock 1

British English: /kɒk/
American English: /kɑk/

noun

  • 4 (British English) [informal] (nonsense)
    cavolate (feminine plural)
    cazzate (feminine plural)
    that's a load of old cock
    sono tutte cavolate
  • 7 (of gun) at full, half cock
    (pistol, gun)
    col cane sollevato in posizione di sparo, sollevato a metà

transitive verb

  • 2 (tilt)
    reclinare (head)
    to cock one's hat
    mettersi il cappello sulle ventitré
  • 3 (Military)
    alzare il cane di, armare (gun)

Idioms

to be cock of the walk

[pejorative]
essere il gallo della Checca

to go off at half cock

[informal]
(be hasty) = cominciare qualcosa prima che i preparativi siano terminati, cosicché il risultato o l'effetto non è soddisfacente
(be disappointing) andare a vuoto o fare un buco nell'acqua

to live like fighting cocks

vivere da pascià, avere ogni ben di Dio

Phrasal verbs

cock up

1 (British English) [informal] cock up 2 cock [something] up, cock up [something]
mandare a monte, guastare, rovinare (plan, schedule, assignment)
to cock things up
rovinare tutto

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cock 2
British English: /kɒk/
American English: /kɑk/

noun

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