A short form of "copy and paste". A blatant, unapologetic form of plagiarism.
Describes the act of hastily copying and pasting work from other documents to produce your own work.
(Originated in Indonesia, on internet forums)
a: Hey bro - you coming out for a drink?
b: Yeah gimme 5 minutes I just have a proposal due today but it's just a lot of copas so shouldn't take long.
a: Gwen this document looks like shit
b: Sorry Harold - it's mostly copas. I couldn't be fucked coming up with anything original.
Detroit slang for COmerica PArk.
Who's headed to the Copa for the Tigers' game tonight?
n.: 1. Nickname given to the city of Maricopa in the state of Arizona.
Maricopa is located in Pinal County, approximately thirty miles south of Phoenix and 100 miles north of Tucson. The city was officially incorporated on October 15, 2003, becoming the 88th incorporated city in Arizona.
n.: 2. A city or town that is considered far from any major metropolitan area, with little to do for recreation.
It costs me $10.00 in gas to get out of Copa and near civilization!
Person A: I drove for over an hour to eat at a decent restaurant.
Person B: Oh, you must live in Copa. Sorry, buddy.
See also Maricopa
abbreviation for copacetic
omg. thats so copa
Short of "copy and paste". Used usually as deragotry terms for plagiarism and shortcut. And much often also being used as an excuse for a stupid mistakes which in no circumstances at all deserves any.
'This is a COPAS work! I can do this my self in 3 minutes! Why should I pay your salary if this is the best you can do!" (actual quote from Indonesia's past vice president)
Lecturer Assistant: "It seems that I am very familiar with your work paper here."
University Student: "Well.. actually much of it is a COPAS work from your past dissertation."
A: "Dude! the number in this excel sheet doesn't add up! How come 100 and 30 became 500?"
B: "it's COPAS mistake, I'll fix it shortly."
Sorry.. this is a COPAS from BBC, but the story is very interesting!
Hell on earth, located at rm.615 up in the S and P
shit, i have to waste my life in copa.