Meaning of cobra
Pronunciation: (kō'bru), [key]
- any of several highly venomous, Old World elapid snakes of the genera Naja and Ophiophagus, characterized by the ability to flatten the neck into a hoodlike form when disturbed.
- any of several similar, related African snakes, as the ringhals.
- leather made from the skin of a cobra.
- (cap.)a single-engine, two-seat U.S. Army attack helicopter armed with missiles, rockets, and a 20mm cannon and in service since 1977.
Pronunciation: (kō'bru, kob'ru), [key]
— n. Australian.
- head; skull.
- cobra (Thesaurus)