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  • (noun): United States film actor noted for his portrayals of strong silent heroes (1901-1961).
    Synonyms: Gary Cooper, Frank Cooper
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More definitions of "cooper":

  • (noun): United States novelist noted for his stories of indians and the frontier life (1789-1851).
    Synonyms: James Fenimore Cooper
  • (noun): A craftsman who makes or repairs wooden barrels or tubs.
    Synonyms: barrel maker
  • (noun): United States industrialist who built the first American locomotive; founded Cooper Union in New York city to offer free courses in the arts and sciences (1791-1883).
    Synonyms: Peter Cooper
  • (verb): Make barrels and casks.

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    The very existence of government at all, infers inequality. The citizen who is preferred to office becomes the superior to those who are not, so long as he is the repository of power, and the child inherits the wealth of the parent as a controlling law of society.
    —James Fenimore Cooper (1789–1851)

    With five to ten hundred pure-minded young women threading the streets of the village every evening unattended, vice must slink away, like frost before the rising sun ...
    —Anna Julia Cooper (1859–1964)

    The American doctrinaire is the converse of the American demagogue, and, in this way, is scarcely less injurious to the public. The first deals in poetry, the last in cant. He is as much a visionary on one side, as the extreme theoretical democrat is a visionary on the other.
    —James Fenimore Cooper (1789–1851)