A covering for the head.
- To contend or strive, especially on even terms or with success: coping with child rearing and a full-time job.
- To contend with difficulties and act to overcome them: "Facing unprecedented problems, the Federal Reserve of the early 1930s couldn't cope” ( Robert J. Samuelson).
- A long ecclesiastical vestment worn over an alb or surplice.
- A covering resembling a cloak or mantle.
- A coping.
- To cover or dress in a cope.
- To provide with coping: cope a wall.