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cop it sweet

informal To experience unexpected good fortune. Primarily heard in Australia. I didn't study for the test but copped it sweet when a power outage closed school for the day.
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cop it sweet

  (Australian informal)
to be lucky in a way that you did not expect We copped it sweet this afternoon - the boss went home early.
See also: cop, sweet