Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “it's a fair cop”

See all translations

it's a fair cop

UK informal
something you say when someone has caught you doing something wrong and you agree that you were wrong
Translations of “it's a fair cop”
in Chinese (Traditional) (當場被抓獲時承認錯誤)抓得對,抓得沒錯…
in Chinese (Simplified) (当场被抓获时承认错误)抓得对,抓得没错…
(Definition of it's a fair cop from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

luck out

to be very lucky

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More