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Definition 1: brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for cope in the sense of this definition

(cope is a kind of ...) rectangular block of clay baked by the sun or in a kiln; used as a building or paving material

(... is part of cope) an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure

"the south wall had a small window" "the walls were covered with pictures"

Definition 2: a long cloak; worn by a priest or bishop on ceremonial occasions - [noun denoting artifact]

(cope is a kind of ...) a loose outer garment

Samples where cope or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We got by on just a gallon of gas
  • They made do on half a loaf of bread every day

Synonyms for cope in the sense of this definition

(cope is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

(... is a kind of cope ) manage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand

"after the hurricane destroyed our house, we had to improvise for weeks"

(... is a kind of cope ) try to manage without help

"The youngsters had to fend for themselves after their parents died"

(... is a kind of cope ) be able to manage or manage successfully

"I can't hack it anymore" "she could not cut the long days in the office"

(... is a kind of cope ) manage one's existence barely

"I guess I can squeeze by on this lousy salary"

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