Examples of copse in a Sentence
a small copse of trees shaded the back of the house
Recent Examples of copse from the Web
Readers note possible clues—a dog tussles with an old navy-blue body-warmer found in a copse of trees—of which the book’s characters remain oblivious.
It is punctuated by white plantation-style wood bungalows and yards made colorful with heaps of bougainvillea, stands of lobster-claw heliconia, and copses of banana and papaya trees.
The kid whistles, summoning a horse from a copse of mesquite.
The Honmaru section contains a vast lawn, while the Ninomaru section is maintained as an Edo Period Japanese garden along with the Musashino copse, and these two sections represent the last remaining Edo Period garden in Japan.
It’s equal parts funny and fantastic to see a mech awkwardly trying to blend in with a copse of 50 ft.
Nonetheless, thick and silent fog hugged a roadside copse of cedars.
Our guide—a young local, or Malagasy, and a skilled naturalist—has stopped under a copse of Aramy fruit trees in the forest of Nosy Mangabe, part of an archipelago off Madagascar’s northeast coast.
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Origin and Etymology of copse
First Known Use: 1578See Words from the same year
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