What does cocky mean?

Definitions for cocky
ˈkɒk icocky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cocky(adj)

    overly self-confident or self-assertive

    "a very cocky young man"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cocky(adj)

    pert

    Etymology: [See Cocket.]

Freebase

  1. Cocky

    Cocky is Kid Rock's fifth album released with Atlantic Records, his fifth studio album overall, released in 2001. The album marked his transformation from rap metal to full fledged southern rock and country singer on later releases. The release of "Picture" featuring Sheryl Crow revived the struggling album in 2003, and in May 2011 it was certified 5x platinum by the RIAA. It has sold 5,190,000 copies in the US as of May 2012. The album was in tribute to Joe C who died the year before. There were 75 songs written for the album, 30 of them were recorded as a song for the album. One of the recorded songs that didn't make the album was "If I Was President", a standard blues song that he plays frequently in concert. Another song left off the album was "In Your Lifetime", which was a eulogy to Joe C. "Picture" received a CMA nomination in 2003 for Vocal Event of the Year and would go on to be his first gold single.

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  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cocky in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cocky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of cocky in a Sentence

  1. Davion Mitchell:

    Man, he’s ridiculous, he can really play the game of basketball. He’s not cocky with it. He loves playing with us. And when he was making those shots, he was telling us ‘good pass.’ It’s just like, he didn’t really care about himself. He cared about his teammates playing.

  2. Dave Thomas:

    He's very cocky -- loose with the facts to say the least.

  3. Dan Inosanto:

    He was never, in my opinion, cocky, maybe he was cocky in as far as martial arts because he was very sure of himself. He was worlds ahead of everyone else. But on a set, he's not gon na show off.

  4. Chris Kaag:

    I was a 21-year-old cocky, young guy, i thought I had the whole word figured out. [AMN] really changed my perception of everything and how I saw things.

  5. New York:

    While the instinct may be to celebrate together, we can not get cocky, we must continue doing the things we know are effective at taming the virus : wear a mask, adhere to social distancing, and avoid Super Bowl gatherings.

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