Dope meaning

dōp
The definition of dope is a slang term for something very good.

An example of dope is getting a $500 dollar bonus at work.

adjective
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Any drug or narcotic, or such drugs collectively.
noun
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(countable, slang) A stupid person.
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A carbonated soft drink containing an extract of the kola nut and other flavorings.
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A type of lacquer formerly used to protect, waterproof, and tauten the cloth surfaces of airplane wings.
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To take narcotics or a performance-enhancing substance.
verb
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To engage in blood doping.
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Any thick liquid or pasty substance, or other material, used to lubricate or absorb something.
noun
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A slow-witted, stupid, or lethargic person.
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A carbonated drink, usually cola.
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To give dope to; treat with dope.
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To drug or stupefy.
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To introduce an adulterant, additive, or impurity into (another substance) in order to produce a deliberate change.
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(uncountable) Any viscous liquid or paste, such as a lubricant, used in preparing a surface.
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(uncountable) An absorbent material used to hold a liquid.
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(uncountable, aeronautics) Any varnish used to coat a part, such as an airplane wing or a hot-air balloon in order to waterproof, strengthen, etc.
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(uncountable, slang) Any illicit or narcotic drug that produces euphoria or satisfies an addiction; particularly heroin.
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(uncountable, slang) Information.
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(slang) To affect with drugs.
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To treat with dope (lubricant, etc.).
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(electronics) To add a dopant such as arsenic to (a pure semiconductor such as silicon).
verb
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(slang) To use drugs.
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Dope means to supply or serve with drugs.

An example of dope is a nurse giving a patient a shot of sedatives and pain killers before surgery.

verb
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A stupid person; a dolt.
noun
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Factual information, especially of a private nature.
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An absorbent or adsorbent material used in certain manufacturing processes, such as the nitroglycerin used in making dynamite.
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Dope is defined as a drug, a stupid person, a thick liquid lubricant or sealer, or personal information.

An example of dope is marijuana.

An example of a dope is a person who will fall for anything.

An example of dope is the sealant used for making pipe threading air tight.

An example of dope is gossip.

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A narcotic preparation used to stimulate a racehorse.
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Syrup or sweet sauce poured on ice cream.
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To treat (a semiconductor) with a dopant.
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Excellent; outstanding.
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A drug used to stimulate or hinder a racehorse's performance.
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A developer.
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(slang) Great, amazing or extraordinary.

That shit is dope!

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dope out
  • To figure out or work out; solve.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

Origin of dope

  • Dutch doop sauce from doopen to dip

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition