cock-a-hoop definition

  • adjective:
    • becoming in a state of boastful elation or exultation.
    • Being askew.
    • Exultant, happy, victorious.
    • Boastful; defiant; exulting. In addition used adverbially.
    • exhibiting self-importance
  • others:
    • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
    • Tipsy; a little intoxicated.
    • In an exultant or jubilant way; recklessly.
  • noun:
    • A bumper.

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