Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of cop. Police officers.
  • n. The police, considered as a group entity.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of cop.
  • n. The connecting crook of a harrow.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The connecting crook of a harrow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A former (and recent simplified) spelling of copse.
  • n. A shackle for the hands or feet.
  • n. A hasp.
  • n. A bow-shaped piece of metal, bent into the form of a capital U, used as a holdfast at the end of a pole or beam (of a plow or wagon, etc.); a clevis.

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Examples

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  • She came close to being extremely attractive, except for the expression cops liked to call their game face.

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  • It's not an easy job and there are enormous amounts of stress that go along with it, that's why any stress related disease in cops is automatically considered job related.

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  • He jerked upright like a wind-up soldier and then looked at me, mouthing the word cops.

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  • The time frame in which she called the cops, well, that ` s not correct.

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  • Any woman in her right mind, upon suspecting an intruder, would get the old lady out of the house then go knock on a neighbor's door and call the cops from a point of relative safety.

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  • MacMillan, while expressing his regret that the three cops were injured, was yesterday full of praise for what he described as the cops '"courageous and brave attitude in the face of fierce opposition".

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  • Being instructed about American politics by a guy who hates cops is helpful.

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