a person who makes or repairs casks, barrels, etc.
to make or repair (casks, barrels, etc.).
to furnish or fix (usually followed by up).
to work as a cooper.
- un·coop·ered, adjective
- un·der·coop·er, noun
Other definitions for Cooper (2 of 2)
Anthony Ashley. 1st, 3rd, and 7th Earl of Shaftesbury.
Gary Frank James Cooper, 1901–61, U.S. actor.
Hugh Lincoln, 1865–1937, U.S. hydraulic engineer.
James Fen·i·more [fen-uh-mawr, -mohr], /ˈfɛn əˌmɔr, -ˌmoʊr/, 1789–1851, U.S. novelist.
Leon N., born 1930, U.S. physicist: Nobel Prize 1972.
Peter, 1791–1883, U.S. inventor, manufacturer, reformer, and philanthropist.
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How to use cooper in a sentence
However, as the account quickly began to grow in popularity, cooper and others began to notice a subtle increase in the number of games that featured animals with which players can interact.Can You Pet The Dog? In many games, and in this article, you can. | Steven Wright | February 18, 2021 | Washington Post
Investigators are probing whether there is a connection between cooper’s death and a vigil that was taking place at the apartments for another victim, Kwamena Ocran, 24.Montgomery County records a sixth homicide in 2021 | Dan Morse | January 14, 2021 | Washington Post
The bill passed both chambers unanimously and two days later was signed into law by cooper.The Nursing Home Didn’t Send Her to the Hospital, and She Died | by Sean Campbell | January 8, 2021 | ProPublica
cooper’s mother was the late Gloria Vanderbilt, who died last year at 95.
Trzeciak is the chairman and chief of the department of medicine at cooper.
Annie Lee cooper, well played by Winfrey, is shown trying but failing to register to vote.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’ | Gary May | January 2, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
We are not told that cooper had been able to vote without hindrance when she lived in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Ohio.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’ | Gary May | January 2, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
cooper had little Alexis pose for a picture on the exact spot there Garner was pinned.
A 25-year-old man named Alexander cooper strode up the sidewalk holding his 3-year-old daughter, Alexis, by the hand.
cooper spoke of how pained he was that Garner will never get that chance with his own kids.
Thomas cooper, an English prelate, died; highly commended for his great learning and eloquence.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Well, I am either a tailor or a cooper, and for the life of me I can't tell which: at any rate, I'm either one or the other.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
The day was a wet one, and no one had ventured out except Sir James cooper.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
Lady Margaret cooper, having a fellow-feeling for an invalid, sat near the sick boy.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
Where, while we could not speak with him, his chief man (Mr. cooper) did give us a cup of good sack.Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete | Samuel Pepys
British Dictionary definitions for cooper (1 of 2)
Also called: hooper a person skilled in making and repairing barrels, casks, etc
(tr) to make or mend (barrels, casks, etc)
(intr) to work as a cooper
British Dictionary definitions for Cooper (2 of 2)
Anthony Ashley. See (Earl of) Shaftesbury
Cary (Lynn). born 1940, British psychologist, noted for his studies of behaviour at work and the causes and treatment of stress
Gary, real name Frank James Cooper. 1901–61, US film actor; his many films include Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), for both of which he won Oscars
Sir Henry. 1934–2011, British boxer; European heavyweight champion (1964; 1968–71)
James Fenimore 1789–1851, US novelist, noted for his stories of American Indians, esp The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
Leon Neil. born 1930, US physicist, noted for his work on the theory of superconductivity. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1972
Samuel 1609–72, English miniaturist
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