WordReference English Collocations © 2020
cockyⓘMost examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
- stop being so cocky!
- don't be (so) cocky!
- there's no need to [get, be] cocky!
- is being cocky about
- is cocky as hell
- is more than a little cocky
- offensive, slang: is a cocky motherf**ker
- offensive, slang: you cocky (little) bastard!
- is a cocky [athlete, singer, player]
- has a cocky [manner, nature, character]
- cocky and [arrogant, confident]
- is such a cocky attitude (to have)
- has a cocky [grin, smirk, smile] on her face
- [walked, played] with a cocky [swagger, air]
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