/ (kɒˈkeɪn) /
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a variant spelling of Cockaigne
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Words nearby Cockayne
cockapoo, cock a snook, cockatiel, cockatoo, cockatrice, Cockayne, cockboat, cockchafer, Cockcroft, cockcrow, cocked
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How to use Cockayne in a sentence
Cockayne is Naples in these pages—Naples given over to the lottery, crazed, debauched and beggared by it.The conquest of Rome|Matilde Serao
Amiable land of Cockayne, happy in itself, and in making others happy!Highways & Byways in Sussex|E.V. Lucas
Mrs. Cockayne went through that stiffening process which ladies of dignity call drawing themselves up.
If Mr. Cockayne could only consent to tear himself away from board-meetings, and devote a little time to his own flesh and blood.
Now Mr. Cockayne had never had the most distant idea of leaving the ladies of his family to go alone to Paris.