gamecock


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game·cock

 (gām′kŏk′)
n.
A rooster trained for cockfighting.

gamecock

(ˈɡeɪmˌkɒk)
n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) a cock bred and trained for fighting. Also called: fighting cock

game•cock

(ˈgeɪmˌkɒk)

n.
a rooster of a fighting breed or one bred and trained for fighting.
[1670–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gamecock - a cock bred and trained for fightinggamecock - a cock bred and trained for fighting
cock - adult male bird
2.gamecock - someone who is a very fierce fighter
battler, belligerent, combatant, fighter, scrapper - someone who fights (or is fighting)
Translations

gamecock

[ˈgeɪmkɒk] Ngallo m de pelea
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