Definition of cocklike in English:

cocklike

Pronunciation /ˈkɒklʌɪk/

adjective

  • 1Reminiscent or characteristic of a cock in appearance, nature, or behaviour. Also (and in earliest use) figurative: lecherous; strutting; conceited.

  • 2Resembling a penis.

adverb

  • In the manner of a cock; conceitedly, aggressively, etc.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Randolph (d. 1635), poet and playwright. From cock + -like.