Shut·tle·cock n. A cork stuck with feathers, which is to be struck by a battledoor in play; also, the play itself.
Shut·tle·cock, v. t. To send or toss to and fro; to bandy; as, to shuttlecock words.
n : badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber
with a crown of feathers [syn: bird, birdie, shuttle]
v : send or toss to and fro, like a shuttlecock