Cope
Cope Cope, v. t. 1. To bargain for; to buy. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. To make return for; to requite; to repay. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

three thousand ducats due unto the Jew, We freely cope your courteous pains withal. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

3. To match one's self against; to meet; to encounter. [1913 Webster]

I love to cope him in these sullen fits. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

They say he yesterday coped Hector in the battle, and struck him down. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • Cope — Cope, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Coped} (k[=o]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Coping}.] [OE. copen, coupen, to buy, bargain, prob. from D. koopen to buy, orig., to bargain. See {Cheap}.] 1. To exchange or barter. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To encounter;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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