Etymology
Advertisement

shuttlecock (n.)

1570s, from shuttle (v.) + cock (n.2).

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of shuttlecock
1
shuttlecock (v.)
send or toss to and fro, like a shuttlecock;
2
shuttlecock (n.)
badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers;
Synonyms: bird / birdie / shuttle
From wordnet.princeton.edu

Dictionary entries near shuttlecock

shut-in

shutout

shutter

shutter-bug

shuttle

shuttlecock

shy

Shylock

shyster

si

sialo-