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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The first light of day.

Usage examples (36)
  • Then came the welcome cockcrow, and I felt that I was safe.
  • When he wakes at cockcrow the revellers are nearly all asleep.
  • This morning, too, I arose (joyous and full of love) at cockcrow.
  • ‘Between first and second cockcrow of the first night in May.’ for more
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