Meaning of COPPER in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ kɒpə(r) ]
Copper is reddish brown metal that is used to make things such as coins and electrical wires.
Chile is the world’s largest producer of copper.
...a copper mine.
Copper is sometimes used to describe things that are reddish-brown in colour. ( LITERARY )
His hair has reverted back to its original copper hue.
ADJ : usu ADJ n
A copper is a policeman or a policewoman. ( BRIT INFORMAL )
...your friendly neighbourhood copper.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006