cocker definition by Webster's New World
- cocker spaniel
- a person who breeds or trains fighting cocks
to coddle; pamper
Origin: Middle English cokeren ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
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Slang a man, esp. an old one: a jocular or derogatory term: often used with old
cocker definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A cocker spaniel.
- a. A person who keeps or trains gamecocks.b. A person who promotes or attends cockfights.
transitive verb cock·ered, cock·er·ing, cock·ers
To pamper, spoil, or coddle.
Origin: Middle English cokeren.