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  1. copoutnoun

    a failure to face some difficulty squarely


  1. copout

    A copout is an instance of avoiding responsibility, commitment, or making a decision in an attempt to evade effort or difficulty. It often refers to opting for an easy solution or resorting to weak excuses instead of facing a challenging situation or a problem directly. It can be used to refer to both people and their actions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of copout in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of copout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of copout in a Sentence

  1. Rob Portman:

    I sympathize with his policy analysis. I agree with him that it's stupid for us to put our companies in this situation... and for us to -- you know, blame the companies rather than blaming ourselves -- is a copout.

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