cocked

adjective
Etymology: from past participle of cock (III)
of dice : resting unevenly after a throw so that it is difficult to tell which face is up

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Cocked — Cock Cock (k[o^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cocked} (k[o^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Cocking}.] [Cf. Gael. coc to cock.] 1. To set erect; to turn up. [1913 Webster] Our Lightfoot barks, and cocks his ears. Gay. [1913 Webster] Dick would cock his nose in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cocked — adjective drunk He is totally cocked right now, about thirteen beers into his 12 pack …   Wiktionary

  • cocked — adj. Cocked is used with these nouns: ↑eyebrow, ↑hat …   Collocations dictionary

  • Cocked — (car sales) (of a car) cleaned and ready for display …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • cocked — Australian Slang (car sales) (of a car) cleaned and ready for display …   English dialects glossary

  • cocked up — Mawdesley Glossary an objeot standing up …   English dialects glossary

  • cocked — adj. tilted or slanted to one side kÉ’k n. rooster, any male bird; faucet, spigot; (Slang) penis (vulgar) v. draw back the hammer of firearm for firing; raise up, stick up; heap, pile up …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cocked —    drunk    Like a firearm prior to discharge rather than from any association with cock eyed. As usual in drunken terms, the half equals the whole:     Half cock d and canty, hyem we got. (T. Wilson, 1843 canty means cheerful) …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • cocked —   Po o kihikihi (as a hat) …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Cocked Hat Island — Geography Location Northern Canada Coordinates 78°47′N …   Wikipedia

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