cop it

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Definition of cop it

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

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“Cop it.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cop%20it. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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