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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Vane in the form of a rooster.

Usage examples (34)
  • Noun : The count is the weathercock of the jet set
  • A bad look out, Tomkins, said he, if that rascally old weathercock is to be trusted, the wind's got into the wrong quarter again, and we shall have more rain.
  • Louis Blanc, a sectarian; Ledru-Rollin, a weathercock.
  • What vane? what weathercock? did you ever hear better? for more
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