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[koh-puh-set-ik, -see-tik] /ˌkoʊ pəˈsɛt ɪk, -ˈsi tɪk/
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  • After a long, wine-filled dinner on the beach with the owner and his family, all seemed copasetic.
British Dictionary definitions for copasetic


(US & Canadian, slang) very good; excellent; completely satisfactory
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C20: of unknown origin
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Word Origin and History for copasetic

see copacetic.

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Slang definitions & phrases for copasetic



As it should be; quite satisfactory; cool, ok

[1919+ fr black; origin unknown; perhaps fr Louisiana Creole French coupe-se´tique in the same sense, semantically related to cope, attested fr about 1880; perhaps fr Hebrew kol ba seder, ''all in order,'' which may have been acquired by black customers of a Jewish merchant]

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