Definition of Cotquean

1. n. A man who busies himself with affairs which properly belong to women.



Definition of Cotquean

1. Noun. (alternative form of cot-quean) ¹

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Definition of Cotquean

1. a vulgar woman [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cotquean

cotillons
coting
cotinga
cotingas
cotinine
cotinines
cotisations
cotise
cotised
cotises
cotising
cotland
cotlands
cotoneaster
cotoneasters
cotquean (current term)
cotqueanity
cotqueans
cotranscription
cotranscriptional
cotranscriptions
cotransduce
cotransduced
cotransduces
cotransducing
cotransduction
cotransductions
cotransfect
cotransfected
cotransfecting

Literary usage of Cotquean

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1. A Glossary and Etymological Dictionary: Of Obsolete and Uncommon Words by William Toone (1834)
"cotquean, a man who busies himself in such of the household affairs as are appropriated to females. Dr. Johnson is clearly wrong in deducing the word from ..."

2. Dictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English: Containing Words from the by Thomas Wright (1857)
"A meddling person ; a cotquean. West. ... A cotquean ; a feckless female. North. UEO, pron. (A.-S.) (1) She. (2) A furrow. (2) They. ..."

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