intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- to cope (
withsth/sb) to cope with stress saber* sobrellevar el estrés to cope with responsibility hacer* frente a las responsabilidades I can't cope with all this work no doy abasto or no puedo con tanto trabajo how do you cope without a washing machine? ¿cómo te las arreglas sin lavadora? I just can't cope any more ya no puedo más how is he coping on his own? ¿qué tal se las arregla or se defiende solo? can you cope with all that luggage? ¿puedes con todo ese equipaje? these are some of the problems they have to cope with estos son algunos de los problemas a los que tienen que enfrentarse they can cope comfortably with present demand pueden hacer frente sin problemas a la demanda actualMore example sentences
- All I can say about it is nice people are easy to deal with and unpleasant people are much more difficult to cope with.
- Urban and rural dwellers have adopted creative survival strategies, that have helped them cope with difficult times.
- In a police interview the 39-year-old unemployed man, who is not being identified for legal reasons, admitted he found it difficult to cope with the children.