Definitions of copse

  1. Another form of coppice, which see. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2. a dense growth of bushes Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A wood of small growth; a thicket of brushwood. See Coppice. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. To plant and preserve, as a copse. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. A grove or thicket of small trees or bushes. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for copse

  1. I instantly became sure she had just come out of the copse – The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
  2. Situated in a slight hollow, four or five hundred yards wide, a deep and pretty broad stream flowing on the north side, with a small wood or copse to the east, while to the west and south the ground sloped upwards and then fell again down to the scene of the catastrophe. – With Axe and Rifle by W.H.G. Kingston