Socked vs Cocked - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between socked and cocked
is that socked
) while cocked
As an adjective cocked is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* From (etyl) socke, sokke, sok, from (etyl) .
A knitted or woven covering for the foot
A shoe worn by Greco-Roman comedy actors
A violent blow, punch
A shortened version of (Internet) sock puppet
(firearms, informal) a gun sock
- "For enemies near are enemies known though socks are a bother he feels at last not alone "
* bobby socks
* knock somebody's socks off
* sock hop
* sock puppet
* Unknown, but compare Portuguese soco ("a hit with one's hand; a punch").
To hit or strike violently
To deliver a blow
- They may let you off the first time, but the second time they'll sock it to you. — James Jones
* sock away
* sock in
) soc, (lena
) soccus, perhaps of Celtic origin.
- He is totally cocked right now, about thirteen beers into his 12-pack.