cockerney

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Imitative of cockney pronunciation.

Adjective[edit]

cockerney (comparative more cockerney, superlative most cockerney)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of cockney.
    • 2006, The Theatre Record, vol 26, issues 14-26, page 1120
      His finest creation, cockerney geeza Lee Nelson, is worth the price of admission on his own.

Noun[edit]

cockerney (plural cockerneys)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of cockney.
    • 1939, Time, vol 4, part 2, page 61
      I told her I'm a Cockerney. Her uncle is a sailor too.