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Meaning & Definition of Cop in English

English

Cop

/kɑp/

noun

1. Uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

    synonym:
  • bull
  • ,
  • cop
  • ,
  • copper
  • ,
  • fuzz
  • ,
  • pig

verb

1. Take by theft

  • "Someone snitched my wallet!"
    synonym:
  • hook
  • ,
  • snitch
  • ,
  • thieve
  • ,
  • cop
  • ,
  • knock off
  • ,
  • glom

2. Take into custody

  • "The police nabbed the suspected criminals"
    synonym:
  • collar
  • ,
  • nail
  • ,
  • apprehend
  • ,
  • arrest
  • ,
  • pick up
  • ,
  • nab
  • ,
  • cop

Examples of using

"Are you a cop?" "No. Why do you ask?"
I used to be a cop.