Definition of cow cocky in English:

cow cocky


NZ, Australian
  • A small dairy farmer.

    • ‘There was one old cow cocky I was very fond of who simply waited it out.’
    • ‘We should spare a thought for the cow cockies who get up in the morning and work extremely hard to support their families.’
    • ‘Rescreening the original programs offers a poignant and nostalgic insight into who we were, from horse wranglers to cow cockies.’
    • ‘We could do with some rain not only for the cow cockies but also for the fishing.’
    • ‘It will be a battle of the Reporoa cow cockies against the cray fisherman from the East Coast.’


From cow + cocky.