Coups in the News! by KlionskyG

Question 1

Not a coup!
In 1916, the Society of Automobile Engineers suggested using the word "coupe" for "an enclosed car operated from the inside with seats for two or three and sometimes a backward-facing fourth seat." Since the 1960s, the term has generally referred to a two-door car with a fixed roof.

What English word translates to the French verb that coupé comes from?

to cut