October 2

Cock-A-Hoop - Various - In An Ideal World 1 (CD)



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Posted 04.08.2019 by Samulkree in category "Britpop

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  1. By Daigis on
    Some of these pubs still exist. Another theory was that the expression was a translation of the French 'coc-a-huppe'. This was suggested by Edward Phillips, a rival of Blunt's, in the dictionary New World of Words, Cock-a-hoop (French coc-a-huppe, a Cock with a Crest). All upon the Spur, high in mirth, or standing upon high terms.
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  2. By Dam on
    cock-a-hoop definition: 1. extremely happy and excited about something: 2. extremely happy and excited about something. Learn more.
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  3. By Vudozuru on
    Define cock-a-hoop. cock-a-hoop synonyms, cock-a-hoop pronunciation, cock-a-hoop translation, English dictionary definition of cock-a-hoop. adv. & adj. 1. In a state of boastful elation or exultation. 2. To one side; askew. adj 1. in very high spirits 2. boastful 3. askew; confused adj.
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  4. By Kazijinn on
    Cock-a-hoop definition is - triumphantly pleased or boastful: happily exulting. How to use cock-a-hoop in a sentence.
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  5. By Mishakar on
    ‘The company is cock-a-hoop at its performance, especially in light of the difficult trading conditions.’ ‘Naturally the tech giant is cock-a-hoop at the prediction.’ ‘He himself is cock-a-hoop, as you can imagine.’ ‘No wonder the players were all cock-a-hoop in the dressing room after the game.’.
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  6. By Vudozahn on
    cock-a-hoop: 1 adj exhibiting self-importance Synonyms: big, boastful, braggart, bragging, braggy, crowing, self-aggrandising, self-aggrandizing proud feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride.
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  7. By Danos on
    cock-a-hoop definition: 1. in very high spirits; elated; exultant 2. boastful; conceitedOrigin of cock-a-hoopFrench coq à huppe, cock with a crest.
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  8. By Kagale on
    Aug 30,  · What does the idiom “Cock-A-Hoop” mean? Definition: Elated, excited. For example: “Fans are cock-a-hoop about the team’s acquisition of the new striker.”.
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