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Synonyms for copper
ˈkɒp ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. copper, Cu, atomic number 29(noun)

    a ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor

    pig, cop, copper color, atomic number 29, bull, fuzz

  2. copper(noun)

    a copper penny

    pig, cop, copper color, atomic number 29, bull, fuzz

  3. bull, cop, copper, fuzz, pig(noun)

    uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

    bull's eye, bull, atomic number 29, slovenly person, hog, strapper, shit, copper color, papal bull, crap, dogshit, blur, hair, tomentum, grunter, horseshit, pig, fuzz, bullshit, bruiser, slob, pig bed, sloven, cop, squealer

  4. copper, copper color(noun)

    a reddish-brown color resembling the color of polished copper

    pig, cop, copper color, atomic number 29, bull, fuzz

  5. copper(verb)

    any of various small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae having coppery wings

    pig, cop, copper color, atomic number 29, bull, fuzz

  6. copper(verb)

    coat with a layer of copper

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. copper(n.)

    cent, ten mills, the 100th part of a dollar

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. copper(n)

    cuprum, cauldron

    Associated words:
    cupreous, cupric, cupriferous, cuprite, cuprous, speiss, chalcopyrite, chalcography, eruginous, verdigris, chalcographer, chalcographist

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    cobre, bronze, cu, tung, brass, causeway

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  1. copper

How to use copper in a sentence?

  1. James Butterfill:

    We expect miners to continue to cut capex, which raises concerns over their longer term profitability, that's why we think we're nearing the floor in copper... as the cuts in capex will lead to a constriction on supply. Markets have also priced in a big contraction in Chinese consumption, which the data is not supporting.

  2. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration:

    Marine life is prevalent on the wreck, except on the copper sheathing which still retains its antifouling ability to keep the hull free of marine organism.

  3. Gavin Wendt:

    For both companies, this is about wielding the greatest influence possible over the global marketplace, having said that, unlike in the highly concentrated iron ore space where the focus is squarely on one market owned in large part by Rio and BHP - China, copper is sold much more widely, leaving room for smaller producers to stay in the game.

  4. Argonaut Securities:

    The policy ... is expected to trigger car production recovery, which in turn will support demand for copper and steel.

  5. John Mackenzie:

    Price-led cutbacks have virtually stopped, suggesting a growing surplus of copper, unless demand growth accelerates or price-led cutbacks commence, over the past six months we have reduced our cash costs by 50 cents a pound or nearly 20 percent, by focusing on cost control and operational efficiency.

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