[ hawrs-koh-per ]
/ ˈhɔrsˌkoʊ pər /
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Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of horse-coper
First recorded in 1675–85
Words nearby horse-coper
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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