cop hold of (someone or something)(redirected from cop hold of it)
cop hold of (someone or something)
To begin holding someone or something. Primarily heard in UK. After months apart, I can't wait to cop hold of my boyfriend at the airport. Cop hold of that end of the banner, will you?
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
cop hold oftake hold of. British
A slang word meaning ‘catch’, cop probably originated in northern English dialect.
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017