the dope

Definition of the dope


  1. :  information about someone or something that is not commonly or immediately known What's the dope on the new guy? The magazine claims to have the inside dope on her new romance. Give me the straight dope on it.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a thick liquid or pasty preparation

    :  a preparation for giving a desired quality to a substance or surface

    :  absorbent or adsorbent material used in various manufacturing processes (as the making of dynamite)

  1. :  to treat or affect with dope

    :  to give a narcotic to

    :  figure out

  1. :  excellent

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