copped copped  /ˈkɑpt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) uncomplimentary terms for a policeman
  2. (v) take by theft
  3. (v) take into custody

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Women drivers copped first place in two of the six classifications.
  2. You've copped some criticism recently for straying away from performances like those in The Godfather or Taxi Driver.
  3. Because in a year in which a riot of rockers copped beats from hip-hop, no other band made the rap-rock union resonate with such ferocity and intelligence.

News

  1. A juiced baseball scandal in Japan

    League officials have copped to juicing baseballs in order to raise offensive levels.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Japanese league officials admit juicing baseballs

    League officials have copped to juicing baseballs in order to raise offensive levels.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Scandal! Juiced baseball controversy hits Japan

    League officials have copped to juicing baseballs in order to raise offensive levels.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  1. "The breakfast when it came out : yeah, he [Tuqiri] got a heads up," Mortlock said. "He also went on The Footy Show, and got a barrage from them as well. He's copped it from left, right and centre. Now he's keeping himself fresh, and...
    on Jun 27, 2008 By: Stirling Mortlock Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "The real team spirit will be tested," Warne said on Channel 9 commentary. "You've got to not get insular and not just worry about your own game. The series is gone and they are going to be under pressure. South Africa have copped some...
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Shane Warne Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "I was on the way to the toilet when an altercation broke out and I copped one in the face," Franklin said.
    on Sep 20, 2009 By: Lance Franklin Source: Fox Sports

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