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meanings of cockney


  1. An effeminate person; a spoilt child.
  2. A native or inhabitant of parts of the East End of London.
  3. A Londoner born within earshot of the city's Bow Bells, or (now generically) any working-class Londoner.
  4. The accent and speech mannerisms of these people.
  5. Any Londoner.


  1. Of, or relating to these people or their accent.
  2. From the East End of London, or London generally.


  1. The dialect or accent of such Londoners.

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