coper

noun
cop·​er | \ ˈkō-pər How to pronounce coper (audio) \

Definition of coper

British
: a horse dealer especially : a dishonest one

First Known Use of coper

1825, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for coper

English dialect cope to trade

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