coper

noun

cop·​er ˈkō-pər How to pronounce coper (audio)
British
: a horse dealer
especially : a dishonest one

Word History

Etymology

English dialect cope to trade

First Known Use

1825, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of coper was in 1825

Dictionary Entries Near coper

Cite this Entry

“Coper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coper. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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