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A rooster trained for cockfighting.
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(Individual Sports, other than specified) a cock bred and trained for fighting. Also called: fighting cock
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a rooster of a fighting breed or one bred and trained for fighting.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gamecock - a cock bred and trained for fightinggamecock - a cock bred and trained for fighting
2.gamecock - someone who is a very fierce fighter
battler, belligerent, combatant, fighter, scrapper - someone who fights (or is fighting)
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[ˈgeɪmkɒk] Ngallo m de pelea
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