copy copy  /ˈkɑ pi/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record)
  2. (n) a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing
  3. (n) matter to be printed; exclusive of graphical materials
  4. (n) material suitable for a journalistic account
  5. (v) copy down as is
  6. (v) reproduce someone's behavior or looks
  7. (v) reproduce or make an exact copy of
  8. (v) make a replica of

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Out they went by the thousands, easy to copy, because of the straightforward design, and cheap to produce because the fabric was standard.
  2. The copy-protection schemes that have frustrated so many customers all involve modifying the way information is stored on a floppy disk.
  3. Under the draft law, newspapers face a copy boy problem: Uncle Sam likes boys around that age, too.

News

  1. Is Apple About to Copy Samsung for a Change?

    Everyone knows how much Samsung loves to copy Apple. Is the iPhone maker about to copy the South Korean conglomerate for once?        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Rare copy of 1938 comic book featuring Superman's debut, found in Minn., sells for $175,000

    MINNEAPOLIS — A rare copy of the comic book featuring Superman's first appearance that went undiscovered for over 70 years in the insulation of a Minnesota house has been sold for $175,000.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Cut Copy Announce New Album With Dance-Punk Popper 'Explorers'

    Cut Copy have kept relatively quiet since releasing 2011's pop-attuned  Zonoscope , but the Aussie dance-punk posse played a few dates Stateside last week and wound up sharing a new song...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Spin

Quotes

  1. "I remember walking by the newsstand and seeing I was on the cover and picking up a copy or two. That was the celebration then. ...... But I'm still signing covers for fans," Tiegs said.
    on Feb 10, 2009 By: Cheryl Tiegs Source: FOXNews

  2. "As you probably have heard, the AP snagged a copy of my memoir, Going Rogue, before its Tuesday release," Palin said in a Friday post on her Facebook site. "And as is expected, the AP and a number of subsequent media outlets are erroneously...
    on Nov 12, 2009 By: Sarah Palin Source: ABC News

  3. "There was understandable disappointment among Harry Potter fans when only one copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard was offered to the public last December," said JK Rowling. "I am therefore delighted to announce that, thanks to the generous...
    on Jul 31, 2008 By: JK Rowling Source: InTheNews.co.uk

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