Synonyms of cock in English:

cock


See definition of cock

noun

1‘a cock and two hens’

SYNONYMS
rooster, cockerel, male fowl, capon
literary chanticleer

verb

1‘he cocked his head towards the sound’

SYNONYMS
tilt, tip, angle, lean, slope, bank, slant, incline, pitch, dip, cant, bevel, camber, heel, careen, put at an angle

2‘she cocked her little finger when she held a cup’

SYNONYMS
bend, flex, crook, angle, curve, kink

3‘a greyhound cocked its leg against a tree’

SYNONYMS
lift, raise, lift up, hold up

Phrases

    cock and bull story

    ‘I dismissed this as another cock and bull story’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    fairy story, fairy tale, made-up story, trumped-up story, fake news, fabrication, concoction, piece of fiction, fiction, falsification, falsity, lie, untruth, falsehood, fib, deception, barefaced lie

    white lie, little white lie, half-truth, exaggeration, prevarication, departure from the truth, alternative fact

    yarn, story, red herring, rumour, myth, flight of fancy, figment of the imagination

    pretence, pretext, sham, ruse, wile, trickery, stratagem

    informal

    tall story, tall tale, whopper

    British informal

    porky, pork pie, porky pie

    humorous

    terminological inexactitude

    vulgar slang

    bullshit

    Australian, New Zealand vulgar slang

    bulldust