horse-coper

[ hawrs-koh-per ]
/ ˈhɔrsˌkoʊ pər /

noun British.

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Origin of horse-coper

First recorded in 1675–85
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for horse-coper

  • No one suspected amongst the Romany that he was anything else but a horse-coper.

    Red Money|Fergus Hume