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Definition of Cope

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manage in spite of difficulty; struggle successfully
ceremonial robe worn by a priest; any long cloak-like covering; vault, canopy; sky
Cope Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To pare the beak or talons of (a hawk).
  
(v. t.)
To match one's self against; to meet; to encounter.
  
(v. t.)
To make return for; to requite; to repay.
  
(v. t.)
To bargain for; to buy.
  
(v. i.)
To form a cope or arch; to bend or arch; to bow.
  
(v. i.)
To exchange or barter.
  
(v. i.)
To enter into or maintain a hostile contest; to struggle; to combat; especially, to strive or contend on equal terms or with success; to match; to equal; -- usually followed by with.
  
(v. i.)
To encounter; to meet; to have to do with.
  
(n.)
The top part of a flask or mold; the outer part of a loam mold.
  
(n.)
Anything regarded as extended over the head, as the arch or concave of the sky, the roof of a house, the arch over a door.
  
(n.)
An ecclesiastical vestment or cloak, semicircular in form, reaching from the shoulders nearly to the feet, and open in front except at the top, where it is united by a band or clasp. It is worn in processions and on some other occasions.
  
(n.)
An ancient tribute due to the lord of the soil, out of the lead mines in Derbyshire, England.
  
(n.)
A covering for the head.
  
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cope
\cope\, v. i. to form a cope or arch; to bend or arch; to bow. [obs.] some bending down and coping toward the earth.
cope
\cope\, v. t. (falconry) to pare the beak or talons of (a hawk). h. walsh.
cope
\cope\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. coped (kōpt); p. pr. & vb. n. coping.] [oe. copen, coupen, to buy, bargain, prob. from d. koopen to buy, orig., to bargain. see cheap.]
1. to exchange or barter. [obs.]
2. to encounter; to meet; to have to do with. horatio, thou art e'en as just a man as e'er my conversation coped withal.
3. to enter into or maintain a hostile contest; to struggle; to combat; especially, to strive or contend on equal terms or with success; to match; to equal; -- usually followed by with. host coped with host, dire was the din of war. ips. their generals have not been able to cope with the troops of athens.
cope
\cope\ (kōp), n. [a doublet of cape. see cape, cap.] 1. a covering for the head. [obs.]
2. anything regarded as extended over the head, as the arch or concave of the sky, the roof of a house, the arch over a door. "the starry cope of heaven."
3. an ecclesiastical vestment or cloak, semicircular in form, reaching from the shoulders nearly to the feet, and open in front except at the top, where it is united by a band or clasp. it is worn in processions and on some other occasions. a hundred and sixty priests all in their copes. burnet.
4. an ancient tribute due to the lord of the soil, out of the lead mines in derbyshire, england.
5. (founding) the top part of a flask or mold; the outer part of a loam mold. de colange.
cope
\cope\, v. t. 1. to bargain for; to buy. [obs.]
2. to make return for; to requite; to repay. [obs.] three thousand ducats due unto the jew, we freely cope your courteous pains withal.
3. to match one's self against; to meet; to encounter. i love to cope him in these sullen fits. they say he yesterday coped hector in the battle, and struck him down.
cope
n : brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall [syn: header, coping]
v : come to terms or deal successfully with; "we got by on just a gallon of gas"; "they made do on half a loaf of bread every day" [syn: get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manage]





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JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Truman = n. a ridge, a cope
Shakespeare Words
to reward, to give in return.
Anagram
  opec
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall
(synonym) header, coping
(hypernym) brick
(part-holonym) wall

Verb
1. come to terms or deal successfully with; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
(synonym) get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manage
(hypernym) act, move
(hyponym) improvise, extemporize
Cope Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of Iron Casting Terms
Upper or topmost section of a flask, mold or pattern.
Cope Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
US Zip Codes
State: SOUTH CAROLINA
City: COPE
State: COLORADO
City: COPE
Australian GPS + Postcode Town Index
NSW -32.2817 149.6429 2852
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
custodian of postal effects
  
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International Relations and Security Acronyms
Conventional Ordnance Performance Evaluation; Computer Operating and Programming Environment
Cope Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Oceanographic, Meteorologal & Climatologal abbreviations and acronyms
Coastal Ocean Probing Experiment [> ETL]
Cope Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
COPE may refer to:
  • Cadena COPE, the private national radio network of the Spanish Catholic Church
  • Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union, a Canadian labour union
  • Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics at Georgia Institute of Technology College of Sciences
  • Coalition of Progressive Electors, a municipal political party in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Committee on Publication Ethics, a nonprofit organization
  • Communications Opportunity, Promotion and Enhancement Bill of 2006, aka the Barton/COPE Act (HR 5252
  • Congress of the People (South African political party), a political party formed in 2008 in South Africa
  • COPE (gene), a human gene that encodes the protein coatomer subunit epsilon
  • COPE (film), an 2007 psychological thriller/horror independent film
  • The Council of Pacific Education (COPE), a regional branch of Education International, the global federation of teachers' trade unions
  • Project COPE, a Boy Scouts of America program designed to develop a Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience

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The cope (known in Latin as pluviale 'rain coat' or cappa 'cape') is a liturgical vestment, more precisely a long mantle or cloak, open in front and fastened at the breast with a band or clasp. It may be of any liturgical colour.

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Cope Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
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