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1. copper

noun. ['ˈkɑːpɝ'] a ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor.

Synonyms

  • metallic element
  • peacock ore
  • brass
  • malachite
  • blister copper
  • conductor
  • chalcocite
  • copper glance
  • cuprite
  • Cu
  • atomic number 29
  • chalcopyrite
  • copper pyrites
  • bornite
  • metal

Antonyms

  • dielectric
  • bushing
  • material
  • nonconductor

Etymology

  • coper (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coper (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Copper Mine

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  • bornstein
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  • redesign
  • redefine
  • leontine
  • vanduyne
  • vanduyn
  • vandine
  • recline
  • reassign
  • realign
  • incline
  • hot-line
  • gourdine
  • entwine
  • enshrine
  • decline
  • consign
  • confine
  • combine
  • supine
  • strine

2. copper

noun. ['ˈkɑːpɝ'] uncomplimentary terms for a policeman.

Synonyms

  • bull
  • officer
  • cop
  • pig
  • police officer
  • policeman

Antonyms

  • overhead
  • subsurface
  • undergarment
  • undress

Etymology

  • coper (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coper (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. copper

noun. ['ˈkɑːpɝ'] any of various small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae having coppery wings.

Synonyms

  • Lycaena hypophlaeas
  • American copper
  • lycaenid butterfly
  • genus Lycaena
  • lycaenid

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic
  • woman
  • bear
  • civilian

Etymology

  • coper (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coper (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. copper

noun. ['ˈkɑːpɝ'] a copper penny.

Synonyms

  • penny
  • cent

Antonyms

  • mineral wool
  • rock wool
  • glass wool

Etymology

  • coper (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coper (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. copper

noun. ['ˈkɑːpɝ'] a reddish-brown color resembling the color of polished copper.

Synonyms

  • burnt sienna
  • Venetian red
  • reddish brown
  • mahogany
  • copper color

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • outside
  • inside
  • descend

Etymology

  • coper (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coper (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. copper

verb. ['ˈkɑːpɝ'] coat with a layer of copper.

Synonyms

  • coat

Etymology

  • coper (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coper (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. mine

noun. ['ˈmaɪn'] excavation in the earth from which ores and minerals are extracted.

Synonyms

  • copper mine
  • pit
  • shaft
  • sulphur mine
  • adit
  • gold mine
  • strip mine
  • silver mine
  • mineshaft
  • coal mine
  • excavation
  • colliery
  • coalpit
  • goldmine
  • salt mine

Etymology

  • min (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. mine

noun. ['ˈmaɪn'] explosive device that explodes on contact; designed to destroy vehicles or ships or to kill or maim personnel.

Synonyms

  • floating mine
  • marine mine
  • booby trap
  • land mine
  • explosive device

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • deposit
  • ride
  • obey

Etymology

  • min (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. mine

verb. ['ˈmaɪn'] get from the earth by excavation.

Synonyms

  • dig
  • cut into
  • surface mine
  • turn over
  • exploit
  • surface-mine
  • delve
  • strip mine

Etymology

  • min (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. mine

verb. ['ˈmaɪn'] lay mines.

Synonyms

  • reinforce
  • reenforce

Etymology

  • min (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word copper-mine


1. Noun Phrase
Utah’s Kennecott Copper Mine, located just west of Salt Lake City, is the highest- producing copper mine in the world.

2. Noun Phrase
The Bradshaw Mountains stretch through the center of the state from Lake Pleasant to Prescott, once home to gold, silver and copper mines in the 1800s.

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