Dope vs Doped - What's the difference?

dope | doped |


As verbs the difference between dope and doped

is that dope is (slang) to affect with drugs while doped is (dope).

As adjectives the difference between dope and doped

is that dope is (slang) great, amazing or extraordinary while doped is drugged.

As a noun dope

is (uncountable) any viscous liquid or paste, such as a lubricant, used in preparing a surface.

dope

English

Noun

  • (uncountable) Any viscous liquid or paste, such as a lubricant, used in preparing a surface.
  • (uncountable) An absorbent material used to hold a liquid.
  • (uncountable, aeronautics) Any varnish used to coat a part, such as an airplane wing or a hot-air balloon in order to waterproof, strengthen,
  • (uncountable, slang) Any illicit or narcotic drug that produces euphoria or satisfies an addiction; particularly heroin.
  • * 1953 , , Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer , Pantheon, 1981, p. 18
  • Here's a cure for all your troubles, here's an end to all distress. It's the old dope peddler, with his powdered happiness.''
  • (uncountable, slang) Information.
  • * What's the latest dope on the stock market?
  • (countable, slang) A stupid person.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * dope fiend * dope sheet * dope slap/dope-slap

    Verb

  • (slang) To affect with drugs.
  • To treat with dope (lubricant, etc.).
  • (electronics) To add a dopant such as arsenic to (a pure semiconductor such as silicon).
  • (slang) To use drugs.
  • Adjective

    (er)
  • (slang) Great, amazing or extraordinary.
  • That party was dope !

    Anagrams

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    doped

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Drugged.
  • He was so doped after the surgery that it took him 2 hours to remember his name.
  • (electronics)Describing a semiconductor that has had small amounts of elements added to create charge carriers.
  • The silicon was doped with boron to make a p-type semiconductor.
  • Covered with dope, a glue or paint like pore filler.
  • The doped fabric covering the Hindenburg was very flammable.

    Verb

    (head)
  • (dope)