Share this entry
British English: /ˈkɒpi/
American English: /ˈkɑpi/

Translation of copy in German:


  • 2 (specimen)
    Exemplar Neutr.
    have you a copy of today's ‘Times’?
    haben Sie die „Times“ von heute?
    send three copies of the application
    die Bewerbung in dreifacher Ausfertigung schicken
  • 3 (manuscript etc. for printing) supply copy
    die Druckvorlage liefern
    make good copy (Journalism) [informal] (news)
    ein klasse Stoff sein [informal]
    [advertising] copy
    Werbetext Mask.

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 1 copy from somebody/something
    jemanden/etwas kopieren
  • 2 (in exam etc.) copy from or off somebody/something
    bei jemandem/aus etwas abschreiben

Phrasal verbs

copy out

Definition of copy in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources