I had to chase the chickens back into the coop and close the door so I could finish with the Augean Stables of the chicken pen.
Since Goreski has flown the coop, Zoe has launched something of a smear campaign.
This renewable (I mean renewed every single damn day) bio-energy (otherwise known as fetid rot) helps keep the coop warm.
The other day, Win saw some guy licking the sidewalk in front of the coop.
Back at the coop, food is presented on heavy cardboard plates.
The cave was on the side nearest the coop, and she decided to conceal him in it and fasten him there by his chain.
They put us in the coop for a couple of days, and then the consul got us out.
The coop for a hen and chickens should be so constructed that they will have plenty of fresh air at night.
Then they coop us up at home and expect us to let them run the world to suit themselves.
He died from the effects of laudanum or some other poison forced on him in the coop.
: There were the cats, the milkmen, and the cops cooping in a police car at the corner
[police senses based on earlier coop, ''any shelter used by the police to avoid the elements''; fr chicken coop]
: co-op prices/ coop apartment complex
A cooperative apartment house, store, etc (1870s+)
To convert an apartment or building from a rental to a cooperative unit: The old Sussex Arms got co-oped last year (1950s+)