game-cock









game-cock


noun

  1. a rooster of a fighting breed, or one bred and trained for fighting.

noun

  1. a cock bred and trained for fightingAlso called: fighting cock

1670s, from game (adj.) in the sporting sense + cock (n.1). Figurative use by 1727.

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