Definition of cod adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//kɒd//
; NAmE NAmE//kɑːd//
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[only before noun] (British English, informal) not genuine or real a cod American accent cod psychology Word OriginMiddle English: of unknown origin; one suggestion is that the word is the same as Old English cod(d) ‘bag’, because of the fish's appearance.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cod