cop Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun uncomplimentary terms for a policeman
pig; fuzz; copper; bull.
verb take by theft
knock off; glom; thieve; hook; snitch.
- Someone snitched my wallet!
verb take into custody
nab; pick up; apprehend; nail; arrest; collar.
- the police nabbed the suspected criminals
The top of a thing; the head; a crest.Obs.
Cop they used to call The tops of many hills. Draton.
A conical or conical-ended mass of coiled thread, yarn, or roving, wound upon a spindle, etc.
A tube or quill upon which silk is wound.
(Mil. Arch.) same as Merlon.
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