from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To tilt up one end of, so as to make almost vertical.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To tilt up one end of so as to make almost vertical.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Nautical, to place a-cockbill, as an anchor or the yards.
See cock to set erect. (Wiktionary)