We are like weathercocks, and have no fixed point, but can be turned by a passing breath.
Catch a windmill working when the weathercocks have nothing to do!
The weapon ought to be mentioned in the Dictionary of Weathercocks.
Their minds are weathercocks, and there's wind always blowing.
We had weathercocks and men who faced forward, no matter what the wind that blew.
Weathercocks do not always show the real direction of a very gentle wind.
There it stood just as on the day before, and the sun shone so brightly on the roof, and the weathercocks dazzled his eyes.
The Spanish Moors were also well acquainted with the use of weathercocks.
To sum up her character in a few words, she was the essence of a thousand weathercocks infused into one.
Mention of weathercocks occurs in the ninth678, eleventh, twelfth and thirteenth679 centuries.