Examples of dopey in a Sentence
I'm still a little dopey from the painkillers.
After being up all night I was pretty dopey at work.
Recent Examples of dopey from the Web
If Tomsic had gone all-out in one direction or the other, the film would be better — either a fun, dopey comedy or an exploration of maturity (or the lack thereof) told through the lens of a kids game.
The couples themselves are woefully stereotypical: the wise and prudent woman, her dopey but lovable husband, and their 2.5 kids.
Since the days of Frankie and Annette, low-budget filmmakers have understood that the dopiest stories sell, so long as the location's sunny and the characters sincere.
He is played with nerdy conviction by Bob Murrell, who captures his shy longing for Audrey, the dopey but endearing blonde with bad taste in men.
Mostly there’s a ton of smoke and some dopey (pun intended) laughs.
The dopey Pastor Dave isn’t exactly a galvanizing representation of Christianity.
The three actors play dopey, dead-end hotel housekeepers always trying to come up with a big idea.
Even Duhamel, usually deployed as a steely B-list action-movie hunk, is delightful as Simon’s dopey, brawny, well-meaning dad.
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brain-dead, brainless, dense, doltish, dorky [slang], dull, dumb, fatuous, half-witted, mindless, oafish, obtuse, opaque, pinheaded, senseless, simple, slow, stupid, thick, thickheaded, unintelligent, vacuous, weak-minded, witless;
DOPEY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dopey for English Language Learners
: feeling the effects of a drug
: slow because you are tired
: foolish or stupid
DOPEY Defined for Kids
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