Look up coxcomb in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Comb (anatomy), a fleshy growth on the top of the head of many gallinaceous birds; Coxcomb mineral ...
[Middle English cokkes comb, crest of a cock : cokkes, genitive of cok, cock; see
cock<sup>1</sup> + comb, crest; see comb.]
Aug 27, 2015
the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds . 2. n. a conceited dandy who is overly impressed by his own accomplishments ...
coxcomb: A conceited dandy; a fop. ... from The American Heritage®
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noun. a cap topped with a notched strip of red cloth like a cock's comb, formerly
worn by jesters; a silly, vain, foppish fellow; dandy. Origin of