Cockerel and Rooster


Cockerel noun - A young domestic cock; not older than one year.
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Synonyms for Cockerel

Rooster is a synonym for cockerel in farm fowl topic. In some cases you can use "Rooster" instead a noun "Cockerel".

Nearby Word: cocker


Rooster noun - Adult male chicken.
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Synonyms for Rooster

Cockerel is a synonym for rooster in farm fowl topic. You can use "Cockerel" instead a noun "Rooster".

Nearby Words: roost, roosted, roosting

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  • Also a cockerel or rooster, however jokes featuring a cockerel only really work if you know from the start of the joke he's supposed to be a closet homosexual: these jokes made more sense back when the Soviet Union criminalised homosexuality and have been dying out since the 90’s.
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