Definition of Copemate
1. an antagonist [n -S] - See also: antagonist
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Copemate
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Literary usage of Copemate
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Select Collection of Old Plays: In Twelve Volumes ; with Additional Notes by Isaac Reed, Robert Dodsley, Octavius Gilchrist, John Payne Collier (1825)
"Nay be advised (quoth his copemate) harke, " Lets stay all night, for it grows pest'lence darke." " As e'er my conversation cap'd withall. ..."
2. Shakespeare's Ovid: Being Arthur Golding's Translation of the Metamorphoses by Ovid, Arthur Golding (1904)
"... my toother copemate will I use the same : I pray 1 Nor was not shunned. Insomuch it lighted full uppon He sent it toward Cygnet, and the weapon did not ..."
3. Extracts from the Style Book of the Government Printing Office by United States Government Printing Office, Geological Survey (U.S., George McLane Wood, Government Printing Office, Geological Survey (U.S.), United States (1915)
"... house (horticulture), weed, wort. copemate, stone. copper-belly, -bottomed, -faced, -fastened, head, ..."