What does coupe mean?

Definitions for coupe
kuˈpeɪ or, for 1,5 , kupcoupe

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coupenoun

    a car with two doors and front seats and a luggage compartment


  1. coupenoun

    an ice cream dessert; the glass it is served in

  2. coupenoun

    A car with two doors (variant of coupé)

  3. coupenoun

    an area of forest where harvesting of wood is planned or has taken place.

  4. coupénoun

    A two-seater car, normally a sports car, in British English a car body style

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coupenoun

    the front compartment of a French diligence; also, the front compartment (usually for three persons) of a car or carriage on British railways

  2. Coupenoun

    a four-wheeled close carriage for two persons inside, with an outside seat for the driver; -- so called because giving the appearance of a larger carriage cut off

  3. Etymology: [F., fr. coup, p. p. of couper to cut. See Coppice.]


  1. Coupé

    A coupé or coupe is a closed two-door car body style with a permanently attached fixed roof. The precise definition of the term varies between manufacturers and over time. The term was first applied to 19th century carriages, where the rear-facing seats had been eliminated, or cut out.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Coupé

    kōō-pā, n. the front part of a French stagecoach: a four-wheeled carriage seated for two inside, with a separate seat for the driver: the front compartment of a railway carriage.—adj. Couped (her.), cut evenly off, as the head or limb of an animal. [Fr. couper, to cut.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coupe in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coupe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of coupe in a Sentence

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Praying mantis cuts off the male's head. Guillotine: the erection of crowds. (Mante religieuse coupe la tête du mâle. Guillotine: l'érection des foules)

  2. Martin Eyears:

    My criteria for collection are a significant history, original condition, American origin whenever possible, and beauty. At the time of purchase, in 2001, the only car that I didn't have that fit all those criteria was the Cobra Daytona Coupe, so I really wanted it very badly.

  3. Laurent Petizon:

    They allow the carmakers to differentiate their offering while using their own production capacity and generating much better profit margins than coupé-cabriolets.

  4. Bumsuk Lim:

    It's strange it has taken this long for Honda, it's not as if Acura doesn't have a design heritage. They had this great second-generation Acura Legend coupe, which was seen at the time as a Japanese BMW.

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    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. knead
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