from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A rooster trained for cockfighting.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A fighting cock: a rooster used in cockfighting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The male game fowl.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cock bred from a fighting stock or strain; a cock bred and trained for fighting purposes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who is a very fierce fighter
  • n. a cock bred and trained for fighting


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.