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mopery

[moh-puh-ree] /ˈmoʊ pə ri/
noun
1.
mopish behavior.
2.
Slang. a violation of a minor or imaginary law or rule.
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mopery

noun

A trivial or fabricated offense against the law: If he'd lived long enough they'd have had him up for mopery/ Gotti sanctioned guilty pleas for what he called malicious mopery, minor offenses that had nothing to do with the existence of La Cosa Nostra


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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