Definitions for dopeyˈdoʊ pi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dop•ey*ˈdoʊ pi(adj.)dop•i•er, dop•i•est.

or dop•y

  1. stupid; inane.

    Category: Informal

  2. sluggish or befuddled, as from the use of narcotics or alcohol.

    Category: Informal

* Informal..

Origin of dopey:

1895–1900, Amer.



Princeton's WordNet

  1. anserine, dopy, dopey, foolish, goosey, goosy, gooselike, jerky(adj)

    having or revealing stupidity

    "ridiculous anserine behavior"; "a dopey answer"; "a dopey kid"; "some fool idea about rewriting authors' books"


  1. dopey(Adjective)

    Stupid, silly.

    That idea is dopey

Translations for dopey

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


made stupid (as if) by drugs

I was dopey from lack of sleep.

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