not much cop

idiom

Definition of not much cop

British, informal
: not very good She's not much cop as an actress. I'm not much cop at sports.

Learn More about not much cop

Statistics for not much cop

Cite this Entry

“Not much cop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/not%20much%20cop. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

Comments on not much cop

What made you want to look up not much cop? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!