Definition of cockfight in English:

cockfight

noun

  • See cockfighting

    • ‘There is a whole lot more going on at these cockfights than just the cockfighting, although that in itself is bad enough.’
    • ‘You can legally own a gamecock in 18 states and visit a cockfight as a spectator in nine.’
    • ‘We'd have cockfights every Friday and Saturday night.’
    • ‘Until about 1830, many Americans gambled in taverns and at cockfights, while gentlemen bet on horse races.’
    • ‘This festival combines church ceremonies with horse racing, bullfights, cockfights, and a spirited carnival.’

Pronunciation

cockfight

/ˈkɒkfʌɪt/