cop an attitude
Definition of cop an attitude
: to show that one believes he or she is more important or better than other people by behaving in a rude or unpleasant way The students tried to cop an attitude with the new teacher.
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: 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
: to get hold of : catch, capture
: steal, swipe
: police officer
: the arrangement of the parts of a body or figure : posture
: a position assumed for a specific purpose
: a ballet position similar to the arabesque in which the raised leg is bent at the knee
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