verb (used with or without object) Scot.
Origin of coup2
Examples from the Web for couped
Crest—An arm embowed, couped at the shoulder, the hand grasping a hammer, all proper.The True Legend of St. Dunstan and the Devil|Edward G. Flight
As usually borne by the Cunninghame family the ends are couped and pointed, but in some cases it is borne throughout.
A term used to denote an ordinary, parts of which are couped or cut off, so that it does not touch the edges of the shield.The Manual of Heraldry; Fifth Edition|Anonymous
The energies of Frenchmen are not imprisoned; no, they are only couped.
Stocks of Trees "couped and eradicated" are by no means uncommon.