cope-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: deal successfully with difficult situation

It must be difficult to cope with three small children and a job.
The tyres on my car don't cope very well on wet roads.
He had so much pressure on him in his job that eventually he just couldn't cope.

VerbNet: cope-83-1
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: cope.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1