copped to

Portuguese translation: admitiu....

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English term or phrase:copped to
Portuguese translation:admitiu....
Entered by: airmailrpl

03:22 Sep 21, 2011
    The asker opted for community grading. The question was closed on 2011-09-25 02:54:08 based on peer agreement (or, if there were too few peer comments, asker preference.)


English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / programa de TV policial
English term or phrase: copped to
No one at his bar copped to knowing about Pete's sideline. They said he came in Thursday around nine alone, drank until one, alone, left alone.
Lilian Magalhães
Brazil
Local time: 05:35
admitiu..
Explanation:
copped to => admitiu..

1. cop to
To admit. To own up to something.
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=cop to
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airmailrpl
Brazil
Local time: 05:35
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admitiu..


Explanation:
copped to => admitiu..

1. cop to
To admit. To own up to something.
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=cop to

airmailrpl
Brazil
Local time: 05:35
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 72
Grading comment
thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Claudio Mazotti
3 hrs
  -> agradeço

agree  Martin Riordan: Origem: "to tell the coppers", ie. contar para a polícia.
5 hrs
  -> agradeço
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