copping (to)

present participle of cop (to), slang
as in confessing
to make an acknowledgment of something unpleasant as true or valid the defendant made a deal with the prosecutor and copped to a lesser charge

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“Copping (to).” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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