cockscomb

(noun)

noun

1. garden annual with featherlike spikes of red or yellow flowers

Definition categories: plant, herb

2. a conceited dandy who is overly impressed by his own accomplishments

Similar word(s): coxcomb

Definition categories: person, beau, clotheshorse, dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, swell

3. a cap worn by court jesters; adorned with a strip of red

Similar word(s): coxcomb

Definition categories: man–made, cap

4. the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds

Similar word(s): comb, coxcomb

Definition categories: animal, crest