He hadn't been able to steal enough coppers to replace even her boots and almost sighed.
The damn thing might as well had a sign on it, saying, hey, coppers, here I am!
The revolutionaries went about among the excited people with baskets, begging coppers for their destitute and miserable governor.
The process of soap-boiling is carried out in large iron boilers called " soap pans " or " coppers," some of which have capacity for a charge of 30 tons or more.
Commercial coppers sometimes owe their good qualities to this compensating influence.