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See also: cock-up and cock up



cockup (plural cockups)

  1. Alternative spelling of cock-up
  2. (archaic) A hat or cap worn turned up in front.
  3. A large edible fish of India (Lates calcarifer); the begti.


Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for cockup in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)