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1. cockscomb

noun. the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds.

Synonyms

  • coxcomb
  • gallinacean
  • comb
  • crest

Antonyms

  • bad
  • natural depression
  • decrease
  • unimpressive

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2. cockscomb

noun. a cap worn by court jesters; adorned with a strip of red.

Synonyms

  • coxcomb

Antonyms

  • cowardly
  • spiritless

3. cockscomb

noun. a conceited dandy who is overly impressed by his own accomplishments.

Synonyms

  • beau
  • coxcomb
  • fashion plate
  • swell
  • dude
  • dandy
  • clotheshorse
  • fop
  • gallant

4. cockscomb

noun. garden annual with featherlike spikes of red or yellow flowers.

Synonyms

  • herb
  • herbaceous plant
  • Celosia cristata
  • Celosia argentea cristata

Sentences with cockscomb


1. Noun, singular or mass
Plan on starting cockscomb from seed indoors about four to five weeks before the last spring frost.

2. Adjective
An annual with a velvety texture is cockscomb, or Celosia cristata.

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