cop-out definition

  • noun:
    • Slang a deep failing to fulfill a consignment or obligation or to deal with a difficulty directly.
    • Slang A person who does not fulfill a consignment or duty.
    • Slang a reason for inaction or evasion.
    • Avoidance or insufficient performance of an activity or responsibility; the activity of copping out.
    • a justification produced in purchase in order to avoid carrying out a job or duty; reasons supplied an individual cops aside.
    • somebody who cops away.

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