Synonyms for coping
- get by
- battle with
- carry on
- get a handle on
- hack it
- hold one's own
- live with
- make go of it
- make it
- make out
- make the grade
- pit oneself against
- rise to occasion
- struggle through
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COPING
See to that great stone from the coping which hath fallen upon the bridge.
The wall being low, he was able to rest his elbows on the coping.
For all the world she would not have liked them to catch him astride the coping of the wall.
She raised her head, thinking he was on the coping of the wall.
It was little Esther Tidditt who laid the coping of the dividing wall.
There was no railing to this abutment, not even a coping along its borders.
They waited, taking aim, but no head showed above the coping.
He saw that the coping was uneven, some of the stones being loose.
When at last he reached the top of the coping, he saw that it was dawn.
It was so strong a combination that Henry shrank from coping with it.