dope

PRIMARY MEANINGS OF: dope

1
nv
street names for marijuana
give a narcotic to
2
n
an ignorant or foolish person
3
n
slang terms for inside information
4
v
add impurities to (a semiconductor) in order to produce or modify its properties
FULL DEFINITIONS OF: dope
1

n street names for marijuana

Type of:
cannabis, ganja, marihuana, marijuana
the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect

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

Synonyms:
cola
Types:
Coca Cola, Coke
Coca Cola is a trademarked cola
Pepsi, Pepsi Cola
Pepsi Cola is a trademarked cola
Type of:
soft drink
nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)

v give a narcotic to

“The athletes were dope by the coach before the race”
Synonyms:
dope up
Types:
soup
dope (a racehorse)
Type of:
dose, drug
administer a drug to

v take drugs to improve one's athletic performance

Type of:
do drugs, drug
use recreational drugs
2

n an ignorant or foolish person

Synonyms:
boob, booby, dumbbell, dummy, pinhead
Type of:
simple, simpleton
a person lacking intelligence or common sense
3

n slang terms for inside information

“is that the straight dope?”
Synonyms:
low-down, poop, the skinny
Type of:
details, inside information
true confidential information
4

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

“The resistors have been doped
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation
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