cockalorum

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from a Dutch dialectal kockeloeren an onomatopeia; hence modern Dutch verb koekeloeren (to crow).

Noun[edit]

cockalorum (plural cockalorums)

  1. A menial, yet self-important man, empty boaster.
  2. The game leapfrog.
  3. A boastful speech.

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