Captain Cook

n
British and Australian
a look. An old piece of rhyming slang, still in use in 2004. It is typically used in expressions such as 'take/have a Cap-tain Cook (at this)'.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • Captain Cook — Captain Cook, HI U.S. Census Designated Place in Hawaii Population (2000): 3206 Housing Units (2000): 1223 Land area (2000): 12.160656 sq. miles (31.495954 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Captain Cook, HI — U.S. Census Designated Place in Hawaii Population (2000): 3206 Housing Units (2000): 1223 Land area (2000): 12.160656 sq. miles (31.495954 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 12.160656 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Captain Cook — →↑cook, Captain James …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Captain Cook — James Cook Porträt von Nathaniel Dance, 1776, National Maritime Museum Lebensdaten Geboren: 27. Oktober 1728 Marton Gestorben: 14. Februar 1779 Hawaiʻ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Captain Cook — noun English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728 1779) • Syn: ↑Cook, ↑James Cook, ↑Captain James Cook • Instance Hypernyms: ↑navigator * * * Captain …   Useful english dictionary

  • Captain Cook — Original name in latin Captain Cook Name in other language State code US Continent/City Pacific/Honolulu longitude 19.49694 latitude 155.92167 altitude 381 Population 3429 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Captain Cook — Captain James Cook (1728 1779), English navigator and explorer; character from Peter Pan ; town in Hawaii (US) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Captain Cook — ➡ Cook (II) * * * …   Universalium

  • Captain Cook — a look (rhyming slang, from Captain (James) Cook, English discoverer of the east coast of Australia) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • captain Cook — I Australian Slang a look (rhyming slang, from Captain (James) Cook, English discoverer of the east coast of Australia) II Cockney Rhyming Slang Look …   English dialects glossary

  • Captain Cook — /kæptən ˈkʊk/ (say kaptuhn kook) noun Colloquial a look. Also, Captain, captain. {rhyming slang; from Captain James Cook1} …   Australian English dictionary

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