Definitions for MOPEmoʊp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mopemoʊp(v.; n.)moped, mop•ing

  1. (v.i.)to be sunk in dejection or apathy; sulk; brood.

  2. (v.t.)to pass in a dejected or apathetic way (usu. fol. by away):

    to mope away one's vacation.

  3. (n.)a person who mopes or is given to moping.

  4. mopes, depressed spirits; blues.

Origin of mope:

1560–70; of uncert. orig.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. dallier, dillydallier, dilly-dallier, mope, lounger(verb)

    someone who wastes time

  2. mope, mope around(verb)

    move around slowly and aimlessly

  3. mope, moon around, moon about(verb)

    be apathetic, gloomy, or dazed

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. mope(verb)ʊp

    to spend time feeling miserable and bored

    Stop moping, and get out there and enjoy yourself.


  1. mope(Verb)

    to carry oneu2019s self in a depressed, lackadaisical manner; to give oneself up to low spirits; to pout

  2. Origin: Compare Danish måbe, German muffen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mope(verb)

    to be dull and spiritless

  2. Mope(verb)

    to make spiritless and stupid

  3. Mope(noun)

    a dull, spiritless person

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to be depressed and mournful.

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