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cop a packet

To be seriously injured. This phrase originated in the military. I got sent home after copping a packet during my tour of duty.
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cop a packet

to become badly injured; to be wounded severely. (Originally military.) My uncle copped a packet in Normandy. If you want to cop a packet or worse, just stand up in that shallow trench, son.
See also: cop, packet