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English Dictionary: dope by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
dope
n
  1. street names for marijuana [syn: pot, grass, {green goddess}, dope, weed, gage, sess, sens, smoke, skunk, locoweed, Mary Jane]
  2. an ignorant or foolish person
    Synonym(s): dumbbell, dummy, dope, boob, booby, pinhead
  3. carbonated drink flavored with extract from kola nuts (`dope' is a southernism in the United States)
    Synonym(s): cola, dope
  4. slang terms for inside information; "is that the straight dope?"
    Synonym(s): dope, poop, the skinny, low-down
v
  1. take drugs to improve one's athletic performance
  2. add impurities to (a semiconductor) in order to produce or modify its properties; "The resistors have been doped"
  3. give a narcotic to; "The athletes were dope by the coach before the race"
    Synonym(s): dope, dope up
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Dope \Dope\, v. t.
      1. To treat or affect with dope; as, to dope nitroglycerin;
            specif.:
            (a) To give stupefying drugs to; to drug. [Slang]
            (b) To administer a stimulant to (a horse) to increase his
                  speed. It is a serious offense against the laws of
                  racing. [Race-track Slang]
  
      2. To judge or guess; to predict the result of, as by the aid
            of dope. [Slang]

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Dope \Dope\ (d[omac]p), n. [D. doop a dipping, fr. doopen to
      dip. Cf. {Dip}.]
      1. Any thick liquid or pasty preparation, as of opium for
            medicinal purposes, of grease for a lubricant, etc.
  
      2. Any preparation, as of opium, used to stupefy or, in the
            case of a race horse, to stimulate. [Slang or Cant]
  
      3. An absorbent material; esp., in high explosives, the
            sawdust, infusorial earth, mica, etc., mixed with
            nitroglycerin to make a damp powder (dynamite, etc.) less
            dangerous to transport, and ordinarily explosive only by
            suitable fulminating caps.
  
      4. Information concerning the previous performances of race
            horses, or other facts concerning them which may be of
            assistance in judging of their chances of winning future
            races; sometimes, similar information concerning other
            sports. [Sporting Slang]
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