Definition of Peacockish

1. Adjective. Characteristic of a peacock; striking; ostentatious ¹

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Definition of Peacockish

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peacockish

peacock-throne
peacock blue
peacock flower
peacock flower fence
peacock ore
peacock worm
peacock worms
peacocked
peacockeries
peacockery
peacockier
peacockiest
peacocking
peacockish (current term)
peacocks
peacocky
peacod
peacods
peacotum
peacotums
peafowl
peafowls
peag
peage
peages
peagrit
peagrits
peagrowing

Literary usage of Peacockish

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1. Book on the physician himself and things that concern his reputation and success by Daniel Webster Cathell (1898)
""Cupid, have mercy I" Such peacockish individuals may be admired, but they are not usually chosen by discerning persons seeking a guardian for their health. ..."

2. Monarchies: What are King and Queens For? by Tom Bentley, James Wilsdon (2002)
"Recently, peacockish elements of the male royal wardrobe have emerged as elements of the images of rap stars such as Puff Daddy - and spoof stars such as ..."

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