copperhead copperhead  /ˈkɑ pər ˌhɛd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) common coppery brown pit viper of upland eastern United States
  2. (n) venomous but sluggish reddish-brown snake of Australia

Usage(s):

  1. The group includes rattlesnake, moccasin, copperhead, fer-de-lance.
  2. I catch a copperhead snake first time I try.
  3. While fishing for old tires, Utopia's Willie was bitten by a copperhead snake.

News

  1. Copperheads top Mustangs

    MARTINSVILLE — The Asheboro Copperheads recorded an 8-2 Coastal Plain League win over Martinsville Tuesday night. Nick Durazo earned the win with five innings of work on the mound and Brandon Warren, Landon Fraley, Matt Pope and Jared Jillson each pitched a shutout inning. Durazo fanned four.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Asheboro Courier-Tribune

  2. Web Fix: Dad, dog save little girl from copperhead snake

    VIRGINIA (WITI) – A four-year-old girl in Virginia came face-to-face with a copperhead snake. The little girl’s dad says he knew...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: FOX 6 Milwaukee

  3. Nearly 4-foot-long copperhead thwarted by black lab, dad

    A West Point family is hailing their black lab as a hero this week after the dog alerted them to a copperhead snake stretching almost four feet long in their garage.
    on June 5, 2013     Source: WTKR Norfolk

Quotes

  1. "It's not a course that's going to give up 8 under after 11. Everything was just happening.Most players were curious about the Copperhead course at Innisbrook, one of the best on tour in Florida. This tournament had been held in the fall since it...
    on Mar 8, 2007 By: Jesper Parnevik Source: 6abc.com

  2. "If I could only play one course the rest of my life, it would be Copperhead," said Curtis Strange. "It has that much character."
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Curtis Strange Source: WorldGolf.com

  3. "Copperhead is one of our best courses on tour," 2007 champion Mark Calcavecchia said. "Not just saying that because I won. I've always thought that."
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Mark Calcavecchia Source: St. Petersburg Times

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