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copper-bottomed

adjective

Simple Definition of copper-bottomed

  • : having a copper coating on the bottom

  • : deserving to be trusted : certain to succeed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of copper-bottomed

  1. 1 :  having a copper coating on the bottom <a copper-bottomed pan>

  2. 2 British informal :  deserving to be trusted <a copper-bottomed guarantee> :  certain to succeed <The film is a copper-bottomed hit.>


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