Examples from the Web for coper
She was to sell the tobacco at a fixed price that just covered the cost, and undersold the "coper" by fifty per cent.A Labrador Doctor|Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
To the revenue officials' surprise, the coper skipper pleaded guilty to selling spirits and tobacco in British waters.
Mr. Coper had other attractions for young and lusty fishermen.The Chequers|James Runciman
Before they climbed aboard, the taller man said, 'Now let us sink the coper's boat.
It was dawn when, according to their appropriate phrase, they “tumbled” over the side of the coper into their boat.The Lively Poll|R.M. Ballantyne