- cocker spaniel
- a person who breeds or trains fighting cocks
Origin of cockerMiddle English cokeren ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- A cocker spaniel.
- a. A person who keeps or trains gamecocks.b. A person who promotes or attends cockfights.
transitive verbcock·ered, cock·er·ing, cock·ers
Origin of cockerMiddle English cokeren.
- (dated) someone who breeds gamecocks, or arranges cockfights
- a cocker spaniel
From cock (the bird).
- A rustic high shoe, half-boots
(third-person singular simple present cockers, present participle cockering, simple past and past participle cockered)