cop it

Definition of cop it

British, informal

  1. :  to be punished for doing something wrong When dad gets home, you're going to cop it!

Word by Word Definitions

  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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