adverb see cocky

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  • cockily — [käk′ə lē] adv. Informal in a cocky manner * * * See cocky. * * * …   Universalium

  • cockily — [käk′ə lē] adv. Informal in a cocky manner …   English World dictionary

  • cockily — cocky ► ADJECTIVE (cockier, cockiest) ▪ conceited in a bold or cheeky way. DERIVATIVES cockily adverb cockiness noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «lecherous»: from COCK(Cf. ↑cock) …   English terms dictionary

  • cockily — adverb In a cocky manner …   Wiktionary

  • cockily — adv. arrogantly, conceitedly, vainly; jauntily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cockily — cock·i·ly …   English syllables

  • cockily — adv cheekily, impertinently, impudently, insolently, disrespectfully ≠ respectfully, politely …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cocky — adjective (cockier; est) Date: 1768 1. boldly or brashly self confident < a cocky young actor > 2. jaunty • cockily adverb • cockiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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