Synonyms for coop


Grammar : Noun, verb
Spell : koop, koo p
Phonetic Transcription : kup, kʊp

Top 10 synonyms for coop Other synonyms for the word coop

Définition of coop

Origin :
  • "small cage for poultry," mid-14c., from Old English cype, cypa "basket, cask," akin to Middle Dutch kupe, Swedish kupa, and all probably from Latin cupa "tub, cask," from PIE *keup- "hollow mound" (see cup (n.)).
  • noun pen
  • verb confine
Example sentences :
  • Shall I go and tell the goose girl to hunt the turkeys into the coop first?
  • Extract from : « Funny Big Socks » by Sarah L. Barrow
  • They put us in the coop for a couple of days, and then the consul got us out.
  • Extract from : « Mayflower (Flor de mayo) » by Vicente Blasco Ibez
  • Then they coop us up at home and expect us to let them run the world to suit themselves.
  • Extract from : « In a Little Town » by Rupert Hughes
  • He'd started at the Coop with a deck of cards; now he was returning with a club.
  • Extract from : « Police Your Planet » by Lester del Rey
  • And when she subsequently flew the coop—dash this cold of mine!
  • Extract from : « The Dop Doctor » by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  • These he picked up, and taking the hen from the coop, he tucked it under his arm.
  • Extract from : « The Olive Fairy Book » by Various
  • The old man now held one of the chickens by the neck and was putting him into a coop.
  • Extract from : « The Jucklins » by Opie Read
  • Some day or other I may so raise a coop for that little one: I am too old for coops.
  • Extract from : « What Will He Do With It, Complete » by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • They all gathered round the coop, which had been made in a sunny corner of the yard.
  • Extract from : « Stuyvesant » by Jacob Abbott
  • He took them quickly to the chickens and threw the food into the coop.
  • Extract from : « Bobby of Cloverfield Farm » by Helen Fuller Orton

Antonyms for coop

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