Definitions for COWkaʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cow, moo-cow(noun)

    female of domestic cattle: "`moo-cow' is a child's term"

  2. cow(noun)

    mature female of mammals of which the male is called `bull'

  3. cow(verb)

    a large unpleasant woman

  4. overawe, cow(verb)

    subdue, restrain, or overcome by affecting with a feeling of awe; frighten (as with threats)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cow(noun)

    a chimney cap; a cowl

  2. Cow(noun)

    the mature female of bovine animals

  3. Cow(noun)

    the female of certain large mammals, as whales, seals, etc

  4. Cow(verb)

    to depress with fear; to daunt the spirits or courage of; to overawe

  5. Cow(noun)

    a wedge, or brake, to check the motion of a machine or car; a chock

  6. Origin: [See Cowl a hood.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'COW' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2822

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'COW' in Nouns Frequency: #1529

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dick Allen:

    If a cow can't eat it, I don't want to play on it.

  2. Jodi Amorese:

    Holy cow, holy cow. It really is an unbelievable experience.

  3. Emily Mitchell:

    It's sort of like putting a cow in a horse costume. It's still a cow.

  4. Pankaj Bansal:

    The cow is our mother, the ban should be imposed all over the country.

  5. Grant Wood:

    All the really good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.

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