Definitions for DOPEdoʊp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dopedoʊp(n.; v.; adj.)doped, dop•ing

  1. (n.)any thick liquid preparation or paste, used in preparing a surface.

  2. a material used to absorb and hold a liquid, as in the manufacture of dynamite.

  3. any of various varnishlike products for coating a fabric, as of airplane wings, in order to strengthen it, make it waterproof, etc. a similar product used to coat the fabric of a balloon to reduce gas leakage.

    Category: Aeronautics

  4. Slang. any narcotic or narcoticlike drug taken to induce euphoria or satisfy addiction. any illicit drug.

    Category: Pharmacology, Status (usage)

  5. Slang. a narcotic preparation given surreptitiously to a horse to improve or retard its performance in a race.

    Category: Pharmacology, Status (usage)

  6. Slang. information; news.

    Category: Status (usage)

  7. Informal. a stupid person.

    Category: Informal

  8. Southeastern U.S. soda pop, esp. cola-flavored.

    Category: Dialect

  9. (v.t.)Slang. to affect with dope or drugs.

    Category: Pharmacology, Status (usage)

  10. to give dope to; treat with dope.

  11. to add or treat (a pure semiconductor) with a dopant.

    Category: Electronics

  12. (v.i.)Slang. to take drugs.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Pharmacology, Status (usage)

  13. dope out, Slang. to figure out.

    Category: Verb Phrase, Status (usage)

  14. (adj.)Slang.excellent; superb:

    That's a dope gold chain.

Origin of dope:

1860–65, Amer.; < D doop (dial.) sauce, der. of dopen to dip1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pot, grass, green goddess, dope, weed, gage, sess, sens, smoke, skunk, locoweed, Mary Jane(noun)

    street names for marijuana

  2. dumbbell, dummy, dope, boob, booby, pinhead(noun)

    an ignorant or foolish person

  3. cola, dope(noun)

    carbonated drink flavored with extract from kola nuts (`dope' is a southernism in the United States)

  4. dope, poop, the skinny, low-down(verb)

    slang terms for inside information

    "is that the straight dope?"

  5. dope(verb)

    take drugs to improve one's athletic performance

  6. dope(verb)

    add impurities to (a semiconductor) in order to produce or modify its properties

    "The resistors have been doped"

  7. dope, dope up(verb)

    give a narcotic to

    "The athletes were dope by the coach before the race"


  1. dope(Noun)

    Any viscous liquid or paste, such as a lubricant, used in preparing a surface.

  2. dope(Noun)

    An absorbent material used to hold a liquid.

  3. dope(Noun)

    Any varnish used to coat a part, such as an airplane wing or a hot-air balloon in order to waterproof, strengthen, etc.

  4. dope(Noun)

    Any narcotic or similar drug which produces euphoria or satisfies an addiction; particularly heroin, although amphetamine, methamphetamine,

  5. dope(Noun)

    Any illicit & opioid drug.

  6. dope(Noun)


  7. dope(Noun)

    A stupid person.

  8. dope(Verb)

    To affect with drugs.

  9. dope(Verb)

    To treat with dope (lubricant, etc.).

  10. dope(Verb)

    To add a dopant such as arsenic to (a pure semiconductor such as silicon).

  11. dope(Verb)

    To use drugs.

  12. dope(Adjective)

    Great, amazing or extraordinary.

    That shit is dope!


  1. Dope

    Dope is an American nu metal band from Villa Park, Illinois, formed in 1997 in Chicago, Illinois. To date, the band has released five full-length studio albums. Their most recent, No Regrets, was released on March 10, 2009.

Anagrams of DOPE

  1. oped, op-ed

  2. deop

  3. pedo

  4. poed, p.o.ed, p.o.'ed

  5. Op-ed

  6. Oped

  7. P.o.ed

  8. Poed

Translations for DOPE

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any drug or drugs

He was accused of stealing dope from the chemist.

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