coxcomb

Coxcomb vs Dog - What's the difference?

coxcomb | dog |


As nouns the difference between coxcomb and dog

is that coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe while dog is a mammal, canis lupus familiaris , that has been domesticated for thousands of years, of highly variable appearance due to human breeding.

As a verb dog is

to pursue with the intent to catch.

Taxonomy vs Coxcomb - What's the difference?

taxonomy | coxcomb |


As nouns the difference between taxonomy and coxcomb

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

Coxcomb vs Coxcombly - What's the difference?

coxcomb | coxcombly |


In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between coxcomb and coxcombly

is that coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe while coxcombly is (obsolete) like a coxcomb.

As a noun coxcomb

is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

As an adjective coxcombly is

(obsolete) like a coxcomb.

Coxcomb vs Coxcombry - What's the difference?

coxcomb | coxcombry |


As nouns the difference between coxcomb and coxcombry

is that coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe while coxcombry is (countable) a behaviour or manner that is characteristic of a coxcomb; a foppish behaviour.

Coxcomb vs Financier - What's the difference?

coxcomb | financier |


As nouns the difference between coxcomb and financier

is that coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe while financier is a person who, as a profession, profits from large financial transactions.

Coxcomb vs Trig - What's the difference?

coxcomb | trig |


As nouns the difference between coxcomb and trig

is that coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe while trig is a dandy; coxcomb or trig can be (uncountable) trigonometry or trig can be (uk) a stone, block of wood, or anything else, placed under a wheel or barrel to prevent motion; a scotch; a skid.

As a adjective trig is

true; trusty; trustworthy; faithful.

As a verb trig is

to stop (a wheel, barrel, etc) by placing something under it; to scotch; to skid or trig can be to fill; to stuff; to cram.

Popinjay vs Coxcomb - What's the difference?

popinjay | coxcomb | Synonyms |

Popinjay is a synonym of coxcomb.


In context|obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between popinjay and coxcomb

is that popinjay is (obsolete) a decorative image of a parrot on a tapestry, cloth etc while coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

As nouns the difference between popinjay and coxcomb

is that popinjay is (obsolete) a decorative image of a parrot on a tapestry, cloth etc while coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

Cockscomb vs Coxcomb - What's the difference?

cockscomb | coxcomb | Alternative forms |

Coxcomb is an alternative form of cockscomb.

Cockscomb is a synonym of coxcomb.


As nouns the difference between cockscomb and coxcomb

is that cockscomb is the fleshy red crest of a rooster while coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

Fool vs Coxcomb - What's the difference?

fool | coxcomb | Synonyms |

Fool is a synonym of coxcomb.


As nouns the difference between fool and coxcomb

is that fool is (pejorative) a person with poor judgment or little intelligence while coxcomb is (obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

As a verb fool

is to trick; to make a fool of someone.

Coxcombically vs Coxcomb - What's the difference?

coxcombically | coxcomb |

Coxcombically is a derived term of coxcomb.


As a adverb coxcombically

is (obsolete) in the manner of a coxcomb.

As a noun coxcomb is

(obsolete) the cap of a court jester, adorned with a red stripe.

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