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cops and robbers

noun

Simple Definition of cops and robbers

  • : a children's game in which the players imitate the way police chase and shoot at criminals in movies, on television, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cops and robbers

  1. :  a children's game in which the players imitate the way police chase and shoot at criminals in movies, on television, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

copplay cops
  1. :  top, crest

    :  a cylindrical or conical mass of thread, yarn, or roving wound on a quill or tube

    :  a quill or tube upon which it is wound

  1. :  to get hold of :  catch, capture

    :  purchase

    :  steal, swipe

  1. :  police officer

  1. : copper

    : copulative

    : copy


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