be much cop


be much cop
(not) be much cop British, informal to not be very good.

These scissors aren't much cop - do you have any sharper ones?


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  • not much cop — british informal phrase not very good or useful The film wasn’t much cop. Thesaurus: not very goodsynonym Main entry: cop * * * not much cop Brit informal : not very good …   Useful english dictionary

  • not much cop — Describing a film or something as not much cop is a way of saying that you didn t think much of it …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • not much cop — ► not much cop Brit. not very good. Main Entry: ↑cop …   English terms dictionary

  • not much cop —    Describing a film or something as not much cop is a way of saying that you didn t think much of it.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Not much cop —   Describing a film or something as not much cop is a way of saying that you didn t think much of it …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • not much cop — adjective Not very good; unimpressive. This one dimensionality makes Germinal a formidable national monument, but not much cop as a film …   Wiktionary

  • not much cop — Phrs. Not good, poor quality, worthless. E.g. We went to see that new Brad Pitt movie, but it wasn t much cop …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • not much cop — British informal not very good or useful The film wasn t much cop …   English dictionary

  • not much cop — Brit. not very good. → cop …   English new terms dictionary

  • not much cop —  Not much use or value …   A concise dictionary of English slang