Definition of coop verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

coop

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//kuːp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kuːp//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they coop
BrE BrE//kuːp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kuːp//
 
he / she / it coops
BrE BrE//kuːps//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kuːps//
 
past simple cooped
BrE BrE//kuːpt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kuːpt//
 
past participle cooped
BrE BrE//kuːpt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kuːpt//
 
-ing form cooping
BrE BrE//ˈkuːpɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkuːpɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin Middle English cowpe; related to Dutch kuip ‘vat’ and German Kufe ‘cask’, based on Latin cupa. Compare with cooper. Phrasal Verbscoop somebody up
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: coop